• Assistant Director

Alexander Beatty

Alexander Beatty is an assistant director with the Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative under the Digital Forensic Research Lab (DFRLab). In this role, he primarily supports the Cyber 9/12 Strategy Challenge. Alexander is interested in how governments can partner with the aviation sector to advance diplomatic and cyber interests around the globe.

Prior to joining the Atlantic Council, Alexander worked as an education program manager at the United Nations Association of Greater Boston.

Alexander holds an MA in international affairs, specializing in diplomacy from the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University. He attained his BA in international relations from Dublin City University, with a special focus on secessionist movements.

January 2024

The 5×5—Forewarned is forearmed: Cybersecurity policy in 2024

by Nitansha Bansal, Trey Herr

Members of the Cyber Statecraft Initiative team discuss the regulatory requirements and emerging technology they are closely following in 2024, and forewarn of the year ahead.
read more