Eurasia Group | Henry Rome


Senior Analyst, Global Macro/Iran


Global macro politics, Middle East & North Africa, Iran, Israel, Syria

Henry Rome is a senior analyst focusing on Iran, Israel, and global macro issues. He advises clients on political, security, and economic developments in Iran and Israel, as well as Middle East geopolitics, energy policy, and economic sanctions. He frequently publishes articles in the media on US-Iran relations and Iranian security and economic strategy. A member of Eurasia Group's research management team, Henry also develops platform-wide research initiatives and innovations and advises internally on analytic techniques.

Henry previously worked at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the Harvard Kennedy School, where he focused on the Iranian nuclear program and Israeli security policy. A former journalist, he reported from Israel for The Jerusalem Post. As the newspaper's only Farsi-speaking journalist, he covered the Iran nuclear negotiations, in addition to terrorism and Holocaust restitution. Henry earned a graduate degree from the University of Cambridge and an undergraduate degree from Princeton University. One of his first jobs was as a play-by-play commentator for college summer baseball at a community TV station in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.