Wazim Mowla is the assistant director for the Caribbean Initiative at the Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center, where he works on the Caribbean and China portfolios. Mowla holds a bachelor’s degree in international relations and a master’s degree in history from Florida International University, where he is currently a nonresident scholar for the Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy. He is also a master’s candidate at American University’s School of International Service and is honored to have interned for Sir Ronald Sanders of Antigua and Barbuda and Ambassador Riyad Insanally of Guyana. Mowla also provides frequent commentary for US and Caribbean media outlets.