Press Release: Dr. Kurt M. Campbell to Join the Biden-Harris Administration

January 13, 2021

Washington, DC – The Asia Group is pleased to announce that Dr. Kurt M. Campbell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Asia Group, will be joining the Biden-Harris Administration as the Deputy Assistant to the President and Coordinator for Indo-Pacific Affairs on the National Security Council. At this challenging time in our nation’s history, we commend Kurt’s decision to support President Biden and Vice President Harris in crafting U.S. strategy and advancing U.S. interests in Asia.

“For almost twenty years, I’ve worked side-by-side with Kurt from think tanks to government and in business to brotherhood. His decision to join the Biden-Harris Administration reflects his deep commitment to public service and helping advance U.S. interests in the Indo-Pacific region during a consequential historic moment,” said Nirav Patel, President and Co-Founder of The Asia Group. “The Asia Group is excited about the coming year and our unique ability to continue delivering industry-leading solutions for our clients.”

Dr. Kurt M. Campbell is a Co-Founder of The Asia Group, and one of the six partners that manages the firm. Over the past eight years, The Asia Group’s team of nearly fifty professionals has successfully built the premier strategic advisory firm focused on helping companies seize opportunities and overcome challenges in the Indo-Pacific region.