Iraq Business News greatly appreciates the contributions of its panel of Expert Bloggers:

  • John Cookson, reporting from Iraq for 25 years for international news channels including Al Jazeera English and Sky News
  • Dr. Mark A. DeWeaver, co-founder of Quantrarian Asia Hedge, an emerging markets fund focusing on listed equities and related index products
  • Ahmed Mousa Jiyad, Associate at the Centre for Global Energy Studies (CGES), and former senior economist at the Iraq National Oil Company and Iraq’s Ministry of Oil. Read more of Mr Jiyad's biography here
  • Robert Tollast, consultant at Helsinki-based Noorbridge, and writer on security, politics and economic issues in Iraq
  • Madeleine White, capacity building specialist and Editor-in-Chief of