Affiliate Lecturer, Lau China Institute of King’s College London
Dr Alessandro Arduino is an affiliate lecturer at the Lau China Institute of King’s College London. He is also the author of Money for Mayhem: Mercenaries, Private Military Companies, Drones, and the Future of War (2023). His two decades of experience in China have focused on security analysis and crisis management. His main research interests are private military/security companies as well as China’s global security and foreign policy, primarily in China, Central Asia, the Middle East and North Africa.