Wendell Minnick, currently serving as the Asia Bureau Chief / Defense news, has joined the China Speakers Bureau. He is an author, commentator, journalist and speaker who has spent nearly two decades covering military and security issues in Asia.
He joined in 2000 as the Taiwan correspondent of the London-based Jane’s Defence Weekly. In 2006 he took up his current position with Defense News.
Conflict scenario’s for the Taiwan Strait is one of his China-related topics. Mr. Minnick is currently working on a book on Chinese espionage, that is currently under development.
Since 1989, Minnick has written one book and over 800 articles. He began his writing career researching and writing about Cold War espionage and covert operations for a variety of publications.
In 1992, Minnick published his first book, Spies and Provocateurs: A Worldwide Encyclopedia of Persons Conducting Espionage and Covert Action, 1946-1991, (North Carolina: McFarland, 1992).
Minnick is a member of the Association of Former Intelligence Officers (AFIO), Chinapol Listserv, International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) and Military Reports and Editors (MRE)