Gabriel “Gabo” Alvarado

Managing Director, Pointe Bello

Gabo is a seasoned U.S. national security professional who blends superior research design and execution with deep subject matter expertise on Chinese political, economic and security objectives. His experience delivering value to public and private sector clients includes time at Cadmus, where he assessed risks and developed exercises in the homeland security space, and with Crumpton Group, as senior China analyst and deputy team chief. Gabo previously served as a political analyst in the U.S. government, including at the U.S. Department of State in the bureaus of East Asian and Pacific Affairs and Western Hemisphere Affairs, and his analysis has been featured in The Diplomat, Cipher Brief, Defense News Early Bird Brief and other news outlets. Gabo holds degrees from the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University and Oberlin College.