Tansy Kelly Robson is a Project Coordinator at RUSI working out of ISS. She joined in 2011 as Assistant Editor on Newsbrief, and moved into her current role in 2012. Previously she has worked across the public and private sectors, for Baroness Jenny Tonge of Kew, Baroness Susan Kramer of Barnes, Richmond Park Liberal Democrats, the Foreign Policy Centre and in public affairs, and between 2007 and 2011 she worked for Jaguar Land Rover in media and marketing procurement.
She has a Bachelors in International Politics and Strategic Studies from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, where her dissertation focused on the strategic consequences of a global financial crisis, and a Masters in Global Politics from the University of London, Birkbeck. Her specialisms are geo-economic security, British defence policy and military history and literature, particularly commercial and informal networks of empire. She handles a wide range of projects for RUSI and is currently the coordinator of the Duke of Westminster Medal for Military Literature.