Marko Papic is chief geopolitical strategist and senior vice president at BCA Research. He launched BCA’s geopolitical strategy (GPS) service, a service that blends BCA’s macroeconomic research with geopolitical methodology with the goal of avoiding bias and providing investment-relevant forecasts. Prior to joining BCA, Mr. Papic was a senior analyst for Stratfor, a global intelligence agency, where he contributed to the firm’s global geopolitical strategy as well as its analyst recruitment and training program. In his academic work, he helped create the Center for European Union Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. Mr. Papic holds an MA in political science from the University of Texas at Austin and an MA in European studies from the University of British Columbia.