A founding Partner at the Scowcroft Group, Dr. Melby has extensive experience in telecommunications, energy, investment support and trade policy solutions. He specializes in Asia, the Middle East and Europe. Dr. Melby is actively engaged in advising corporate clients on transactions, including acquisitions in telecommunications and energy in the Middle East and Asia. He advises on foreign investment opportunities in Asia, generally.
Dr. Melby has been a senior director of international economic affairs for the National Security Council of the White House. He is also a member of the Council of Foreign Relations, the Advisory Council of the European Institute of Washington, and the Bologna Center of Johns Hopkins University’s Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS).
Dr. Melby has a B.A. in Political Science and Economics from Haverford College and a Ph.D. in International Studies from SAIS.