Principal Analyst, Jane's Fighting Ships and Jane's Navy International, Jane's by IHS Markit
Ridzwan Rahmat is a co-editor of Jane's Fighting Ships, and a
principal defence analyst and journalist for Jane's Navy
He reports on the latest military-related developments in the Asia-Pacific region. He also keeps an eye on piracy and maritime terrorism issues in Southeast Asia and provides briefings for IHS Markit clients on naval- and maritime-related matters. He is based in Singapore, and serves his reservist military obligations with the Singapore Army. Prior to joining Jane's in 2014, he worked with a Singapore government department that deals with the strategic controls, international sanctions enforcements, and counter proliferation. He holds a master’s in strategic studies from the S Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore.