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Chronis Kapalidis
Academy Fellow - International Security Department at Chatham House


Chronis is an Academy Stavros Niarchos Foundation Fellow at the International Security Department, Chatham House. He is also the European Representative of HudsonAnalytix, focused on converged security. Before joining Chatham House, Chronis was an officer at the Hellenic Navy. Recently, he commenced his doctoral research at WMG, the University of Warwick while standing as a visiting research fellow at the Dartmouth Centre for Seapower and Strategy at Plymouth University.

He has over 16 years of professional experience as a navy warfare officer in NATO, EU and UN operations. His research interests include cybersecurity, defence studies, international and maritime security. He has taught for several years in Higher and Further education institutions. He is an experienced public speaker and has been interviewed by the world's largest news agencies including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and The Independent. He holds a BSc in Naval Warfare from the Hellenic Naval Academy, an MA in International Relations and Global Security from Plymouth University and a PGCert in Defence Management and Leadership from the Hellenic Naval War College.