Marta Kepe

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M.A. in security studies, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service

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Marta Kepe is an analyst at RAND Europe working on defence, security and infrastructure and a nonresident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security. She focuses on a range of European and transatlantic defence and security issues. She specialises on European conventional and unconventional defence, European and transatlantic defence policies and planning, European defence industry and technology as well as NATO, EU and Nordic-Baltic security issues.

Prior to joining RAND, she worked for the Latvian Ministry of Defence. Kepe's previous experience also includes working on defence sector reform processes in the Western Balkans, security sector reform processes and international armaments at the NATO Advisory Team in Kosovo, the United Nations and the National War College.

She received her M.A. in security studies from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service.

Recent Projects

  • Medical Support to Light Footprint Operations
  • NATO, Russia and the European Member States' contributions to the Alliance in the land domain
  • Unconventional Options for the Defense of the Baltic States
  • Strategic Exercise for the Arctic region
  • Defence and security after Brexit: Understanding the possible implications of the UK's decision to leave the EU