- COI Director
Stuart Mackie joined the UK Civil Service in 2003. In 2010 he led a project under the Anglo-French Lancaster House Treaty before joining the UK’s Advanced Command and Staff Course. He has served overseas in the British Embassy in Tripoli and in the UK’s Representation to the EU in Brussels, where he led the civilian team responsible for Common Security and Defence Policy. Before joining the Hybrid CoE, Stuart was the policy adviser at the UK MOD Development, Concepts and Doctrine Centre. Stuart holds an MA in Defence Studies from King’s College London and is a visiting research fellow at Reading University Department of Politics and International Relations.