Asian Investment Conference 2023
C. Raja Mohan
Senior Fellow, Asia Society Policy Institute
C. Raja Mohan is an Indian academic, journalist, and foreign policy analyst who is currently Senior Fellow at the Asia Society Policy Institute, Delhi – a division of Asia Society India Centre, Mumbai. He is also a Visiting Research Professor at the Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS), National University of Singapore, and was previously the Director of ISAS.
Prof. Mohan is a widely published author with works covering India’s foreign and security policies, Asian geopolitics, and the global governance of advanced technologies.
He most recently co-authored The New Asian Geopolitics: Military Power and Regional Order, released in 2021 as part of the Adelphi series, the International Institute for Strategic Studies' flagship contribution to policy-relevant, original academic research.
Prof. Mohan is also a columnist for Foreign Policy and Indian Express. He was the founding director of Carnegie India in Delhi, the sixth international center of Carnegie Endowment for Peace. And he has been involved with several prominent Indian think tanks.
Previously, Prof. Mohan was a Professor of South Asian Studies at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, and the Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Singapore.
He also served on India’s National Security Advisory Board and in 2009-10 held the position of Henry A. Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations at the Kluge Center, Library of Congress, Washington D.C. In addition, he convened the India chapter of Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs between 1995 and 2005.