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Thomas des Garets Geddes
Junior Analyst

Thomas des Garets Geddes’s research focuses on China’s role in the UN, Sino-French and Sino-British relations as well as the Greater China region (including Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau). He holds a BA in Chinese Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London, and spent three years studying Mandarin at Yunnan University in Kunming. From 2006 to 2012, he founded and ran an online retail business with offices in Paris and Guangzhou.