Giovanni Dubon is the Special Assistant to the Director at the Center for Global Energy Policy. Prior to joining CGEP, Mr. Dubon worked at the United Nations in the Department of Political Affairs as a Political Affairs Assistant for the Middle East and West Asia Division. His experience includes energy and geopolitical research, operations, and program management in the private and public sectors in Sacramento, Washington DC, New York, and Bologna, Italy. Mr. Dubon received an MS in Energy and Environmental Policy from the Center for Global Affairs at New York University and a BA in Political Science/International Relations and Italian Studies from the University of California, San Diego. He specialized in cities & climate change, geopolitics of energy, and energy policy.