Dr. Grigas is a leading authority on energy and geopolitical economy. She is the author of three acclaimed books: "The New Geopolitics of Natural Gas" (Harvard University Press, 2017), "Beyond Crimea: The New Russian Empire" (Yale University Press, 2016) and "The Politics of Energy and Memory between the Baltic States and Russia" (Routlege 2013, 2016). As internationally recognized thought leader, Dr. Grigas collaborates with the DC and international think-tank community. She has testified for the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on American LNG exports to Europe and served on the foreign policy team of Hillary Clinton’s 2018 Presidential campaign. Dr. Grigas has 15 years of experience in business development and strategic advisory for multinational corporations and U.S. government institutions on growth opportunities and political risks to execute global business development goals. Previously she was an energy and FDI advisor to the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.