Katarina Ketysova is a Policy Fellow at the European Leadership Network (ELN), working on issues pertaining to Russia-West relations, new technologies, conflict prevention in the context of hybrid and asymmetric threats, and Arctic security.
Katarina recently completed the George F. Kennan Fellowship at the Kennan Institute of the Woodrow Wilson Center, where her research focused on the growing security dilemma in the European Arctic. Katarina’s previous research experience includes work conducted for the UNDP, the Carnegie Moscow Centre, the GLOBSEC Policy Institute, the Clingendael Institute, and The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies. As a member of the Core Group of Experts of the OSCE Perspectives 20-30 initiative, Katarina also contributes to research focusing on new technologies and the risks they pose to human rights and political processes across the OSCE area.
Katarina holds a degree in International Relations and French from the University of St Andrews, after which she pursued security studies at Sciences Po Paris, and the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO).