I think I’m scared.

by Nathan Hamm on 8/16/2004

He looks nice enough and all, but something about that red sweater makes me wonder whether or not he really has Die Kraft für Hamm. I don’t know how close I want a guy who bears more than a passing resemblance to Karl Rove planning to use his Kraft on anything associated with the family name.

It’s kind of weird to have a somewhat obscure name that also happens to be the name of a reasonably sized town in Europe. The association with wine and beer connections are neat though.

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Nathan is the founder and Principal Analyst for Registan, which he launched in 2003. He was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Uzbekistan 2000-2001 and received his MA in Central Asian Studies from the University of Washington in 2007. Since 2007, he has worked full-time as an analyst, consulting with private and government clients on Central Asian affairs, specializing in how socio-cultural and political factors shape risks and opportunities and how organizations can adjust their strategic and operational plans to account for these variables. More information on Registan's services can be found here, and Nathan can be contacted via Twitter or email.

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