Jamie Metzl is an American technology futurist, geopolitical expert, and writer. He is a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council and has served in the National Security Council and State Department during the Clinton administration.
Metzl is a recognized expert in genetics and biotechnology and has written extensively on the subject. He has been a vocal advocate for the responsible use of technology and the regulation of emerging technologies such as gene editing and artificial intelligence.
Metzl is also a frequent commentator on international relations and global affairs, and has written several books on these topics, including “Hacking Darwin: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Humanity” and “Eternal Sonata: A Thriller of the Near Future.” He is known for his ability to communicate complex issues in an accessible way and his forward-looking perspective on the challenges and opportunities facing the world today.
In addition to his work as a writer and commentator, Metzl has been involved in various philanthropic and humanitarian initiatives. He served as a member of the United Nations Secretary General’s Advisory Committee on Genocide Prevention, and has been involved in various human rights and humanitarian efforts in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.