05 Jun 2019
A militarized political weapon
Matthias Kennert’s research focuses on implications of organized crime on security policy. He has worked on illicit gun proliferation and drug trafficking with International Alert Philippines, the UN Office on Drugs and Crime, and the German Embassy in Bolivia. Matthias has a bachelor’s degree in political management and a master’s degree in international relations.
Chief Executive Officer, The Mekong Club
Lecturer (War Studies), King’s College London
Professor (SAP), Hanyang University
Field Network Coordinator: Balkans, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime
Africa Program Director, International Crisis Group
Director of Academic Engagement, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime
Director, National Initiative against Organized Crime
Editor-in-Chief and Journalist, Web Portal "FrontOnline"