Henrik Chetan Aspengren is a Senior Analyst and Lead, "Project for Nordic-India Relations" (PNIR) at the Asia Programme. PNIR is a collaboration with the Observer Research Foundation in Delhi, and is UI:s platform for research, analysis and expertise on India, India’s role in world affairs, and South Asia. Aspengren is also the co-convenor of EU-India Research and Dialogue Network (EIRDN). He holds a Ph.D from SOAS, University of London, and is the author of books, journal articles, and reports dealing with India and South Asia.
Areas of primary expertise:
Modern history of India, Indian domestic politics and foreign policy, EU-India relations, Indo-Pacific, Swedish-Indian relations.
Modern history of Pakistan, Pakistani domestic politics, foreign policy, internal security.
Areas of secondary expertise:
Afghanistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, South Asian regional cooperation.