30 Jun 2022
Veneers of governance:
Ben Spatz has been working on Liberia since 2005, has served on the UN Panel of Experts on Liberia (including as the arms expert adviser), and previously acted as special adviser to the government of Liberia.
Ambassador, Senior Advisor, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime
Head, Peace & Conflict Studies Unit, National Research Institute of World Economy & International Relations (IMEMO), Moscow
Researcher on Illegal Wildlife Trade, University of Maryland
Researcher, World Customs Organization & Associate Professor, Auvergne University School of Economics
Senior Researcher, Institute for Security Studies
Director, Afai Consulting BV and Advisor Fundacion Ava Jeva Amazonia
Doctoral Candidate, Vrije Amsterdam
Illegal Wildlife Trafficking Research Associate, Colorado State University’s Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory.
Analyst, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime
Regional Counter-Trafficking Advisor, Wildlife Conservation Society
Director, ALN Kenya | Anjarwalla & Khanna