Who We Are

Our Leadership

Dr. Ian M. Ralby

Founder and CEO

Background


 
• Leading expert in maritime law, security and strategy.
• Leading expert in hydrocarbons crimes.
• Leading expert in the regulation, governance, and oversight of private security companies.
• Senior advisor and negotiator in international relations, law, security, and policy.
• Unique regional expertise in Africa, the Balkans, Caribbean, Middle East, and South and Southeast Asia.

 

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Rohini Ralby

Managing Director

Background


 
 
 
• Expert in identifying emerging threats and strategizing means to address them.
• Deep and broad experience in discerning underlying motivations and forces, devising strategies, and developing inner preparedness.
• Expert in exterior and interior security.

 
 
 

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Dr. David Soud

Head of Research & Analysis

Background

• Leading expert in resource-related crime, including hydrocarbons crime, illegal mining, and transnational organized crime, as well as fisheries protection and maritime issues.
• Expert in investigating and assessing complex situations, discerning deep connections and patterns of influence, and presenting analyses in clear, precise, and accessible terms.
• Ability to apply deep and broad scholarship across multiple disciplines.
• Eloquent and effective presenter on a range of issues.
 

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