Eric Vincent Grillon is a strategic advisor and a senior analyst specialized in Asia for Amarante Risk Intelligence & Strategic Expertise. As a former intelligence officer, he worked for 20 years on geopolitical issues, notably international policy, security and defense-oriented areas linked to the emergence of China as a superpower. He spent 8 years both in mainland China (Beijing) and in Taiwan (Taipei) in touch with diplomatic structures, institutional bodies, local think tanks and researchers.
He graduated with a Master’s degree in International Relations (East Asia and China) from the National Institute for Oriental civilizations and languages Studies (INALCO – Paris). He is fluent in English and in Mandarin.