Sigurd Neubauer is a leading policy expert on US-Gulf relations, who specializes in U.S. policy toward the Arabian Peninsula and the Persian Gulf region, including Israel, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, United Arab Emirates, intra-Gulf dynamics and Gulf-Israeli relations. He has authored dozens of scholarly articles and hundreds of commentary pieces, including for The New York Times, Foreign Affairs, POLITICO, CNN, Fox News, Arab News, Haaretz, The Jerusalem Post and The Forward, among others. He is also frequently quoted by the international media, including by The Financial Times, The New York Times, The Times of London, Bloomberg News, The Associated Press, AFP and others. Neubauer is a graduate of Yeshiva University in New York where he studies Modern Jewish History (MA), Political Science (BA) and French Literature (BA). Originally from Norway, Neubauer lives in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area with his family.