To compete and thrive in the 21st century, democracies, and the United States in particular, must develop new national security and economic strategies that address the geopolitics of information. In the 20th century, market capitalist democracies geared infrastructure, energy, trade, and even social policy to protect and advance that era’s key source of power—manufacturing. In this century, democracies must better account for information geopolitics across all dimensions of domestic policy and national strategy.
Christine is an MBA candidate at Harvard Business School. She began her career at Dropbox, where she worked on global legal, security, and privacy issues as a security analyst and later as the Legal Team’s Chief of Staff. Her work experience also includes serving as the Head of Business Operations at Fountain, where she led the company through European privacy regulations like GDPR and as a Senior Management Associate at Bridgewater Associates. She trains security professionals through the SANS Institute and consults through GLG and Guidepoint. Christine studied Economics and Chinese at Wellesley College and has worked in China on a U.S. Department of State Fulbright Fellowship. Her research in China has garnered recognition from National Geographic, World Health Organization, and the United Nations. She is the youngest person to win the Rolex Awards for Enterprise and in 2017, was recognized as a Next Generation Leader by TIME Magazine.Last Updated: Apr 17, 2020, 8:21pm