Data and Innovation Advisor Back

Dr. Tsveta Petrova, Ph.D.
T: +44 (0) 207 856 2525

Dr. Tsveta Petrova is a Data and Innovation Advisor to Avonhurst. Dr. Petrova’s research interests lie at the intersection of domestic politics and international relations, including political risk and political economy, the relationship between political stability, international norms, social unrest and regime type. Previously she headed Eurasia Group’s incubator for innovative political-risk analytics and led the development and launch of qualitative and quantitative commercial products leveraging advances in research methods, big data, and machine learning.

She is a Political Science lecturer at Columbia University, where she teaches graduate research methods, and is a frequent commentator on Europe for the New York Times, the Financial Times, and the Economist, among others. Dr. Petrova received her Ph.D. in Political Science from Cornell University and subsequently held post-doctoral positions at Harvard University and Columbia University.