Shashank Joshi is Senior Research Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute. He is also Senior Policy Fellow at Renewing the Centre, within the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change. He is a graduate of Cambridge and Harvard, the latter as a Kennedy Scholar from Britain to the United States in 2007-08. He has lectured to the UK Defence Academy on a regular basis, as well as other political, diplomatic, and military audiences in Britain, Europe, and Asia. He has given evidence to the House of Commons’ Foreign Affairs Committee and Defence Committee several times. His most recent book, Indian Power Projection: Ambition, Arms and Influence, was published as a RUSI Whitehall Paper in December 2015.