Since 2009, Anja Manuel is a founding partner at RiceHadleyGates LLC, with Condoleezza Rice, Stephen Hadley, and Robert Gates. The firm works with senior executives of major companies to evaluate strategic and political risk, and expand in emerging markets.
From 2005-2007, she served as an official at the U.S. Department of State, responsible for South Asia Policy. Earlier in her career, Manuel was an attorney working on international and Supreme Court cases, and an investment banker at Salomon Brothers in London.
She is a frequent commentator on foreign policy, and technology, for TV and radio (Charlie Rose, BBC, Fox Business, MSNBC, NPR, etc.) and writes for publications ranging from the New York Times, to Fortune, The Atlantic, and Reuters, among others.
She serves on several corporate and non-profit boards, including the boards of Overseas Shipping Group, Inc. (NYSE listed), Ripple Labs Inc., a leading blockchain payments company, and advisory boards of Flexport Inc., Synapse Inc., Center for a New American Security, the American Ditchley Foundation, and Governor Brown’s California Export Council.
She is senior fellow at The Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs.
Anja Manuel does not have her own Wikipedia page. For such a well connected person, a lack of Wikipedia presence often implies a intelligence/deep state connection.