Sim Tack is a Global Analyst at US-based geopolitical intelligence firm Stratfor, and Chief Military analyst at Force Analysis, which provides data and analysis on armed conflicts and defense policy. Sim focuses on the study of strategic geopolitical dynamics, with an emphasis on international security and the operational aspects of armed conflicts.
He earned his B.Sc. in International Relations from the London School of Economics and possesses an M.A. in Security and Intelligence Studies from the University of Buckingham. In past functions he has worked as a Sub-Saharan Africa-focused geopolitical and conflict analyst, as well as a globally focused military analyst. Throughout this activity he has built up expertise in areas including infrastructure development in Africa, jihadist militancy, European and Russian military capabilities and operations, as well as the practical development of intelligence processes and infrastructure.