Joost Hiltermann

MENA Program Director, International Crisis Group

Joost Hiltermann is Programme Director of Middle East and North Africa (MENA), International Crisis Group. He leads the organisation’s research, analysis, policy prescription and advocacy in and about the region. Previously, he was Crisis Group’s Chief Operating Officer (2013-2014), in which capacity he was responsible for the oversight and management of the organisation’s programs and operations around the world. Prior to that, he was Crisis Group’s Deputy Programme Director for the Middle East and North Africa (2007-2012) and Project Director for the Middle East (2002-2007), helping to manage a team of analysts deployed throughout the region.

FRINGE EVENTEngaging Iran – European and transatlantic perspectives on the JCPOA and security in the Gulf – 6 May 2021 – 16:55-17:50 (CEST)