Alex Almeida

“I’ve tremendously enjoyed leading Horizon Engage’s security practice as we’ve completed eight plus years of continuous day-to-day monitoring of security trends in Iraq, Yemen and other theaters. It’s been exciting to help Horizon Engage support our clients by providing them with a truly fine-grained awareness of the security environment in their areas of operation.”

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ALEX’S story

Alex Almeida joined Horizon Engage in 2014 as a Middle East and North Africa security analyst. He specializes in Iraq, Yemen and Gulf states security and military forces. Alex has published extensively on Middle Eastern terrorism and insurgency issues for the Combating Terrorism Center at West Point and the Washington Institute for Near East Politics.

Alex received a B.A. degree in international relations and history from Georgia State University and an M.A. in military history from the Department of War Studies at King’s College London, with a thesis on South African mobile warfare doctrine.