Torsten Thiele

Torsten Thiele

Visiting Fellow

Institute of Global Affairs

English, German
Key Expertise
Ocean, Arctic governance solutions

About me

Torsten Thiele is a Visiting Fellow in the Institute of Global Affairs at the London School of Economics. His research areas are ocean and Arctic governance solutions. He is the founder of the Global Ocean Trust and is presently a Senior Research Associate at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam. Torsten had a long career in infrastructure finance in the City of London, where he was Head of Telecom Project Finance for Investec Bank plc. He holds graduate degrees in economics and in law from Bonn University, an MPhil from the University of Cambridge and an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School.