Andreas West Eliasen is a researcher at Rud Pedersen’s Copenhagen office.
Andreas has a background in the Danish military, where he first served as a sergeant, and later as a military language officer in Pashto and Dari.
Andreas has been deployed to Afghanistan two times. On his first deployment, Andreas served as a patrol interpreter, and on the second, he worked in an international team of advisors in Kabul, advising the Afghan Army’s training institutions at the highest level.
Between the two deployments, Andreas worked with export control licenses in the Danish Defence Intelligence Service.
Andreas holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree at the University of Copenhagen. At Rud Pedersen, Andreas is working in the defence team.