Evans Revere is a Senior Director of ASG, advising clients on entry and growth strategies throughout the Asia region, with a specific focus on Korea, China, and Japan. Mr. Revere brings decades of experience as an expert on Asia-related matters to his work with clients, including as President and CEO of The Korea Society, the leading U.S. private, non-profit organization devoted to improving U.S.-Korea relations.
Mr. Revere is also a Visiting Lecturer at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and a Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution.
Mr. Revere served as Acting Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, managing U.S. relations with the Asia-Pacific region and leading an organization of 950 American diplomats and 2,500 Foreign Service National employees.
Previously, he was Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Seoul and served as Chargé d’Affaires. His diplomatic career included service in China, Taiwan, and Japan – and extensive experience in negotiations with North Korea.
Mr. Revere helped launch an Independent Task Force on U.S.-China relations for the Council on Foreign Relations, and served as the task force’s first director.
He was a three-time winner of the State Department’s Superior Honor Award, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a veteran of the United States Air Force.
Mr. Revere is a graduate of Princeton University and was a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
He is fluent in Chinese, Japanese, and Korean.