Bruno Maçães was the Europe Minister in Portugal from 2013 to 2015. He is a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington and the Martens Center in Brussels. He is the author of two recent books, The Dawn of Eurasia and Belt and Road. The Dawn of Eurasia was selected as a book of the year by both the Financial Times and Foreign Affairs. His new book, History Has Begun, was published in 2020 in both the United Kingdom and the United States. In his consultancy work, Bruno advises some of the world’s leading companies on geopolitics and technology.