Nikos Passas

Nikos Passas is Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, and Co-Director of the Institute for Security and Public Policy at Northeastern University, Boston, US. He is a member of the Athens Bar, collaborates with several universities around the world and serves on several advisory boards. He has more than 240 publications on international criminal law and conventions, corruption, illicit financial flows, sanctions, informal fund transfers, remittances, terrorism, white-collar crime, financial regulation, organized crime and international crimes in 15 languages. His current projects focus on anti-corruption, illegal medical supply chains, illicit financial flows and human trafficking. He engages in training and consulting projects with international organizations such as UN, World Bank, EU, OECD, IMF and Council of Europe, companies, and government agencies in all continents. In 2017 he received the Dr. Jean Mayer Global Citizenship Award.