The Global Initiative Network

Expert, GI-TOC staff member

Prem Mahadevan

Senior Analyst, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Prem Mahadevan has specialised in research on organised crime, intelligence and irregular warfare. At the GI-TOC, he has researched on cybersecurity threats, environmental crime, as well as linkages between political militancy and violent criminality. He has conducted fieldwork on terrorism in South Asia and been responsible for analyzing crime trends in South East Asia, particularly as regards emerging threats following the Covid-19 pandemic. Prem has lectured on international relations at European universities and briefed parliamentarians and security officials from across Europe (including NATO) and Asia. He has co-authored policy studies for the Swiss foreign ministry and published in numerous academic journals and edited volumes.