Oliver Ait has lived for years, both in China and in Japan. He has worked in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications as advisor for Asian affairs and has managed a fund that invests in Arab countries. He currently works at the Estonian Foreign Policy Institute as Asian region researcher.Currently, he is studying in Asian Societies MA program in Tallinn Univeristy.
Oliver speaks fluent Chinese (mandarin) with the focus on economics and politics. He also speaks Japanese in intermediate level.