Hayder Al-Khoei is an Associate Fellow of the Middle East and North Africa Programme at Chatham House, a London-based think tank on international affairs, with a research focus on Iraq. He was previously a researcher at the Centre of Academic Shia Studies in London.
Al-Khoei holds masters degrees in International Studies and Diplomacy from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London and Islamic Studies from the Islamic College. He holds a BA (Hons) in Politics and International Relations from Kingston University, London. He writes widely on Iraqi and Middle Eastern affairs and has been published by Foreign Affairs, CNN, The Guardian, and Reuters.
He was a panelist on a discussion, "Turmoil and Disorder: A New Sykes Picot" at the fourth annual Sulaimani Forum at AUIS in March 2016. Watch the video below: