Michael Weiner is a Senior Associate with ASG’s Americas practice, where he supports clients through research and project coordination.
Prior to joining ASG, Mr. Weiner was an Analyst for a public affairs and strategic communications consultancy based in Mexico City. There, he supported the firm’s thought leadership activities by writing, editing, and translating country reports as well as sector analyses.
Previously, Mr. Weiner worked for the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University, where he managed the daily operations and activities of the school’s Latin American Studies Program. Mr. Weiner also worked as a Researcher at the Pioneer Institute for Public Policy Research, a non-partisan think tank in Boston. Mr. Weiner’s research at Pioneer focused on economic competitiveness, transportation policy, healthcare price transparency, and government spending.
Mr. Weiner has also directed programs for Manna Project International, an international development non-profit located in Sangolquí, Ecuador, and worked for the Massachusetts state government’s Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation.
He received his M.A. in International Economics and Latin American Studies, with honors, from the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University, and a B.A. in International Affairs, magna cum laude, from Northeastern University. Mr. Weiner is currently a political risk instructor at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS). He is fluent in Spanish and conversational in Portuguese.
He is based in Washington, D.C.