Eurasia Group | Lindsay Newman


Practice Head, Global Macro-Geopolitics


Global Macro-Geopolitics

As head of Eurasia Group's Global Macro-Geopolitics practice, Lindsay focuses on global trend forecasting and thematic strategy, building on her decades-long experience in the political risk space. Lindsay is responsible for overseeing Eurasia Group's cross-region geopolitical analysis. 

Prior to joining the firm, Lindsay was head of geopolitical thought leadership with S&P Global, Market Intelligence. She was a member of S&P Global's Research Council and co-led the Council's Diversity in Markets research lab. Lindsay has also served as a senior research fellow with Chatham House in the US and Americas Programme.

Lindsay began her career as a corporate lawyer in the capital markets practice of White & Case in New York, where she advised global companies and financial institutions on capital raising activities in the debt and equity markets. 

She received a bachelor's degree from Yale University, a Juris Doctor from New York University School of Law, and a doctorate in politics from the politics department at New York University, where her research modeled drivers of and investor response to electoral violence. 

A frequent contributor to television, radio, and print media, Lindsay is based in Eurasia Group's London office. In her free time, she enjoys reading, walking in London's parks, and watching (European) football. Come on, you Spurs!