Paul S.Triolo



Job Title

Practice Head, Geotechnology


Eurasia Group


Washington DC, United States


English, Russian, Mandarin


Previously serving in senior positions within the US government for more than 25 years, Paul leads the firm’s newest practice, focusing on global technology policy issues. He is building a cross-issue and cross-regional team that helps clients understand and assess the risk generated by the complex intersection of politics, technology innovation, security threats, and the changing global regulatory environment.

Speaking Topics

  • China’s tech rise and global technology policy issues
  • The Digital Silk Road
  • AI and internet governance, fintech/blockchain
  • Supply chain and US-China relations
  • The future of China’s semiconductor

Expert Profile

Paul is a practice head, geotechnology at Eurasia Group. Prior to joining Eurasia Group, Paul served in senior positions within the US government for more than 25 years, focusing primarily on China’s rise as a science and technology (S&T) and cyber power. He provided analytic support to the president and senior policymakers, and was the lead drafter for a number of widely acclaimed national estimates on China S&T innovation and industrial policies, as well as cyberspace issues. Paul’s technical background, including a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Penn State University and work experience in Silicon Valley, along with his extensive work on internet governance and policy issues in government, have prepared him to tackle the substantial challenges companies will face in cyberspace.