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Ludovico Carlino
Principal Analyst, Country Risk – Middle East and North Africa, IHS Markit
Ludovico Carlino is a Principal Analyst with the Middle East and North Africa desk at IHS Markit Country Risk and Forecasting team.

Mr. Carlino specialises in analysing jihadist groups' strategy and ideology, with a particular focus on Al-Qaeda and associated networks and the Islamic State in North Africa and across the Middle East, and political and security dynamics in Yemen, Libya and Tunisia. Prior to IHS Markit, Mr. Carlino worked as analyst for specialist intelligence company Exclusive Analysis and as researcher for a number of organisations, UNICRI (The United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute), and ICTAC (International Counter Terrorism Academy Community) on topics related to terrorism, jihadism, and political Islam.

Mr. Carlino holds an M.Phil. in Terrorism Analysis and Prevention from the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, and has studied Islamic State studies, Geopolitics and International Relations at Sapienza Università di Roma. He makes regular appearances on the media, and has been interviewed by Reuters, Bloomberg, the BBC, The Economist, al-Jazeera and others. He speaks fluent English, Italian and Spanish, and intermediate French and Arabic.

Industry expertise
Country / Territory Risk
Sourcing and Supply Chain
Areas of interest
Energy Geopolitics
Regional focus
Middle East & North Africa
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