GI-TOC staff member

Valentine Rincones Merchán

Associate, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime

Valentina Rincones is also an Associate with the Colombia team since March. Valentina studied International Relations at the Rosario University with an emphasis on Security, Peace, and Conflict with experience in strategy and security issues. She is deeply interested in crime and violence prevention and focused on research regarding juvenile delinquency and gangs, including illegal markets dynamics. Valentina is fluent in English and Spanish and has intermediate working proficiency in French. She is from Colombia and enjoys talking to people, learning new things, travel and to learn about different cultures.