Sherif El-Ashmawy is a political and security risk analyst focusing on the Middle East and North Africa region. In his current role at Control Risks Group, a global specialist risk consultancy, he leads the company's analysis on North Africa. El-Ashmawy advises multinational companies and organizations on the various political, security, regulatory and operational risks that they face in the MENA region. He holds a master’s degree in international relations from Sciences Po Paris and a bachelor’s degree in political science and economics from Cairo University.
The increasingly internationalized nature of the Libyan conflict, deep mistrust between the country’s rival authorities and the shattered social fabric are driving Libya’s deepening fragmentation.
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