Paul Goldstein

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"Paul Goldstein has broad based experience in geostrategic and intelligence matters. He was the Co-founder and President of Pacific Tech Bridge, established in April 2001 as an outgrowth of 10 years of policy analysis work of U.S-Japanese relations. PTB is a strategic political and business advisory company with clients in the United States and Japan. PTB’s board of directors includes former U.S. government officials and Wall Street investment bankers. His clients are banks, government ministries in Japan and think tanks. He has expanded his business consulting into China.

"From 1998 until 2009 he served as Vice President for International Consulting for the New World Institute in Charlottesville, Virginia. Since 2004, Mr. Goldstein helped established trilateral meetings between the U.S.-China-Japan. Conferences were held four times, twice in Shanghai, Kanazawa, Japan, Philadelphia, and Charlottesville in the U.S. He has worked with the Atlantic Council." [1]

"He served as a Senior Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) based in Philadelphia. In November 2010, FPRI sponsored conference Regional Security in East Asia: Sustaining Stability, Coping with Conflict, Building Cooperation, he presented his views on Japan and regional security.

"Paul’s meetings with Chinese officials in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou to discuss U.S.-China relations, East Asia and potential trilateral cooperation on climate change between Japan, China, and the U.S.

"He provided advice on China’s Energy Security policy and its implications and examined global financial and economic policy questions and their strategic implications and participated in a China Energy Fund Committee (CEFC) sponsored conferences in Hong Kong in 2012, 2013, and 2014.

"Prior to PTB, Mr. Goldstein ran PNG Associates, a strategic consulting service that advised various governments on U.S. policy-making. In this role, he built a network of high level contacts not only in the U.S. governmental and financial institutions but throughout Europe, the Middle East and Latin America. He helped organize a conference in Tokyo during the 1997-1998 “Asian Financial Crisis” and produced a series of reports for Japanese clients on the history and impact of Oil Geopolitics.

"During the 1970’s and 1980’s Mr. Goldstein worked with the Executive Intelligence Review, a weekly strategic intelligence magazine, where he traveled extensively around the world analyzing critical political, economy and geopolitical developments. He also worked with U.S. Special Forces and lectured at Fort Bragg, North Carolina and Ft. Lewis, Washington on international terrorism and its geopolitical implications.

"From 1982 –1984, Paul lived in Weisbaden, Germany where he structured a broad set of counter-terrorist policy initiatives with leading European governments and several financial institutions while working in the intelligence arena. He traveled to North Africa, Asia and throughout Europe. He met with leading French and German intelligence officials and provided analysis of U.S. policy-making during the Reagan administration concerning the Strategic Defense Initiative." [2]

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  1. Foreign Policy Research Institute Paul Goldstein, organizational web page, accessed August 18, 2017.
  2. Pacific Tech Bridge LEadership, organizational web page, accessed August 18, 2017.