ROBERT MALLEY

Robert Malley is president and CEO of the International Crisis Group. Previously, Mr. Malley served in the Obama administration as Special Assistant to the President, Senior Adviser to the President for the Counter-ISIL Campaign, and White House Coordinator for the Middle East, North Africa and the Gulf region. He also served as Special Assistant to President Clinton for Arab-Israeli affairs and Director for Near East and South Asian affairs at the National Security Council. Before joining the Obama administration, Mr. Malley was Program Director for Middle East and North Africa at Crisis Group. He is a graduate of Yale University, Harvard Law School and Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. Follow Mr. Malley on Twitter at @Rob_Malley.

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