Sigurd Neubauer is a Washington, DC based defense and foreign affairs specialist. Sigurd Neubauer has several years’ experience in strategic communications, public diplomacy and research focusing on American foreign policy towards the European Union and the Middle East from both to the U.S. defense industry and from the NGO sector. Currently, Neubauer covers global defense and Israeli security related developments for SOS International Ltd., a privately held operations support company providing information engagement, intelligence solutions and stability operations support to U.S. government and commercial clients. Neubauer is a graduate of Yeshiva University in New York where he studied modern Jewish history (MA), Political Science (BA) and French literature (BA). The views expressed at the Belgrade Security Forum are solely those of Sigurd Neubauer.