Intelligence Analyst at the Basel Institute on Governance
Political scientist, MA in National Security and Defense, with 9 years experience in public safety, criminal intelligence and analysis. Currently working at the Basel Institute on Governance on Illicit Wildlife Trafficking.
Prior to this, served as a Criminal Analyst for Colombia’s Attorney General’s Office (AGO) at the Strategic Center for Evidence Assessment. While at the AGO, Manuel had the chance to contribute to the implementation of new analysis units, investigative techniques, data processing models and the design of a new model for criminal analysis.
Current member of the International Association of Crime Analysts (IACA).
Head of Office, UNODC (Tunisia)
Director & Senior Fellow, Global Think Tank Network, National University of Science and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
Intelligence Analyst at Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor, Lecturer at John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Retired Special Agent/Supervisory Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation
Researcher and Consultant, University of Chiapas, Institute of Judicial Research
Professor of Practice, National Defense University, William J Perry Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies
Programme Manager – Afghan Opiate Trade Project (AOTP), UNODC
Epidemiological and Statistical Professor at National Institute of Drug Dependence, Peking university
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
Independent Expert / Investigative Professor, Universidad Externado de Colombia
Researcher, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime