Mamuka Tsereteli

Senior Fellow



Mamuka Tsereteli is a Senior Fellow with the Central Asia-Caucasus Institute & Silk Road Studies Program Joint Center, based in Washington DC. His expertise includes international economic policy, economic and energy security, political and economic risk analysis and mitigation strategies, and business development in the South Caucasus and Central Asia. From 2009 to 2013, he served as Director of the Center for Black Sea-Caspian Studies at American University. Previously, Dr. Tsereteli served for twelve years as Founding Executive Director at the America-Georgia Business Council, and as Economic Counselor at the Embassy of Georgia in Washington. Dr. Tsereteli holds a Ph.D. Degree in Economics from the Academy of Sciences in Moscow, and an M.A. in Social and Economic Geography from Tbilisi State University.


Selected Publications
Mamuka Tsereteli, Azerbaijan and Georgia: Strategic Partnership for Stability in a Volatile Region, Silk Road Paper, September 2013.

Mamuka Tsereteli, “New Strategic Realities in the Black Sea/Caspian Region. Central Asia-Caucasus  Analyst, February 17, 2010.

Mamuka Tsereteli, “Connecting Caspian Gas to Europe: No Large Scale Infrastructure Development in Near Future. Turkish Policy Quarterly, 2010.

Mamuka Tsereteli, The Impact of the Russia-Georgia War on the South-Caucasus Transport CorridorJamestown Foundation, March 2009.


Publications in Silkroad Database