A British citizen, Andy Yee was born and grew up in Hong Kong. He graduated from Cambridge University and has three and a half years of investment banking experience in Asia. He specializes in China and the international politics of East Asia, but other general interests include global governance, conflict resolution and human rights. More recently he conducted research for the Political Section of the European Commission Delegation to China in Beijing. He is currently a graduate student in Pacific Asian Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London.