Of course this is a Socratic question. One answer could be: I am the sum of all my encounters.
What helped was living in seven different countries, studying history & philosophy, spending a decade and a half as a journalist (all media, almost all positions, all over the world) and more than two as a board room consultant (Europe, Africa, Middle East), in the meantime constantly writing (about too many subjects).
|Specialisation?||Africa, Middle East, Islam, historiography, France|
|Fear?||Populism, China’s supremacy, Europe’s disintegration|
Currently I am almost a fulltime writer, but also …
I sincerely dislike Facebook!