Eurasia Group | Mujtaba Rahman


Managing Director, Europe


Macro Europe, Eurozone, United Kingdom, Greece, Turkey

Mujtaba (Mij) Rahman leads the firm's analysis on Europe, helping clients to navigate the macro-politics of Brussels and its interaction with member states, across a wide range of policy areas. These include Brexit; EU institutional and leadership changes; fiscal politics in Italy; European Central Bank politics; Franco-German relations and policy; and the EU's relationships with third countries such as the US, Turkey, and Russia.

Prior to joining Eurasia Group, Mujtaba worked at the European Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs and at the UK Treasury. He is an adjunct professor at New York University's Stern Business School and Sciences-Po in Paris, as well as a visiting fellow at the London School of Economics. He teaches political risk to graduate students at all three institutions. He is likewise a nonresident fellow at ESADE Business School's Center for Global Economy and Geopolitics and is regularly quoted in the Financial Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Economist, Bloomberg, and many other publications.

Mujtaba, who holds master's degrees from Columbia University and the London School of Economics and Political Science, speaks French and Urdu. In his spare time, he loves to cook Pakistani food and believes his culinary skills hold serious promise.