Christopher Nelson

Senior Vice President

Christopher Nelson has been a professional journalist and Capitol Hill foreign affairs analyst with Washington experience since 1966. On Capitol Hill, Mr. Nelson specialized in U.S.-China relations during the Carter Administration’s normalization process. Following service on the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, and as a Senior Advisor to the Senate Democratic Policy Committee, since 1983, Mr. Nelson has produced daily briefings for Asia-focused international business and government clients on the politics of trade, and legislative and policy developments of concern to the business and diplomatic communities. Specific services have included fact-finding studies throughout the U.S. for international steel, automotive and government clients. A 1967 graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, with post graduate work on Africa and Asia at McGill University, Montreal, and Mr. Nelson is also an author and consultant on the U.S. Civil War.