Expert in: Finance, agricultural investments, economics, financial markets, new media, international relations, politics.
Charles is the founder, editor and publisher of Russia Insider. He has worked in finance and investments in Russia since the early 1990s, specializing since 2009 in large-scale investments in agriculture. He worked for the American NBC News in Moscow in the late 1980s. He has an MBA in finance from Columbia University, and a degree in history from Wesleyan University. He speaks Russian and German. He lives outside New York City.