Alexander Mirtchev is an academic, macro-economic advisor and author.
He is the president of Krull Corp., USA, a global strategic solutions provider, with a focus on new economic trends, economic security and emerging policy challenges.
He is also Executive Chairman of the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI) International, Board Director and Member of the Executive Committee of the Atlantic Council of the United States, and is a Member of the Wilson National Cabinet at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.
Dr. Mirtchev has a distinguished academic career and is currently a Senior Scholar and American Founding Council Member of the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, as well as Vice-president of the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies. He has served, among others, as Senior Fellow of the Russian and Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, is a Doctor Emeritus of the University of Foreign Trade and Finance, Ukraine.
Alexander Mirtchev serves and has served as chairman and director of multi-billion dollar international industrial enterprises, chairman of a joint venture with a high-end risk-mitigation services NASDAQ-listed corporation, independent director of a sovereign wealth fund, senior governmental macroeconomic and WTO-accession advisor, and as director with a top-rated Washington, D.C. law firm. He has had an active public office career, and participated in laying the foundation for market democracy, accession to NATO and the EU of several transitional economies.
Alexander Mirtchev is the author of a number of monographs and articles, has served as editor and publisher of academic and professional journals, has appeared as analyst on major international media, and is currently a Forbes contributor.
Dr. Mirtchev's upcoming books are ‘The Alternative Energy Megatrend: A Global Security Discourse in the Universally-Securitized World’ and ‘Economic Security & Statecraft: The Quest for a New Global Economic Equilibrium’ with Dr. N. Bailey.
Mirtchev obtained an LL.M. degree in International and Comparative Law at the National Law Center of the George Washington University, Washington, D.C., and has a Ph.D. from St. Kliment Ohridski University. He studied economics and finance at the London School of Economics and Political Science, Boston University, and Harvard Business School.