Gerald Butt

Gerald Butt

A consultant on the politics and energy of the Middle East, Gerald was born and brought up in the region. In the 1980s and 1990s he was the BBC Middle East correspondent, based in Beirut and then Jerusalem. Since then he has been editor of Middle East Economic Survey (MEES) and Middle East International (MEI). Gerald is the author of several books on the region and is a frequent contributor of analysis articles to BBC News OnlineĀ and Petroleum Economist.