David Luna

David Luna

David M. Luna is president and CEO of Luna Global Networks & Convergence Strategies LLC. He is a former US diplomat and national security official; current chair of the Business at OECD Anti-Illicit Trade (AIT) Expert Group; chair of AIT Committee of the US Council for International Business (USCIB); member of The Business 20 (B20/G20) Integrity & Compliance Task Force; and a senior fellow for national security and co-director of the Anti-Illicit Trade Institute (AITI), at the Terrorism, Transnational Crime, Corruption Centre, Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University.

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Opinion | Biden’s foreign policy shift should address cross-border corruption and illicit trade

Corruption and illicit trade are threat multipliers that ripple across borders and imperil democratic freedoms and institutions. By advancing a national security strategy to tackle these two problems, Biden can work with allies and through public-private partnerships internationally.

Corruption and illicit trade are threat multipliers that ripple across borders and imperil democratic freedoms and institutions. By advancing a national security strategy to tackle these two problems, Biden can work with allies and through public-private partnerships internationally.

Biden’s foreign policy shift should address cross-border corruption and illicit trade
17 Feb 2021 - 4:18AM
Opinion | How Covid-19 is proving a boon for criminal networks’ illicit trade, endangering international security

As the pandemic forces more people to go online for their needs, the black market trade – particularly in drugs, alcohol and tobacco – has boomed, causing untold harm to consumers and losing governments millions in critical revenue.

As the pandemic forces more people to go online for their needs, the black market trade – particularly in drugs, alcohol and tobacco – has boomed, causing untold harm to consumers and losing governments millions in critical revenue.

How Covid-19 is proving a boon for criminal networks’ illicit trade, endangering international security
12 Aug 2020 - 4:14AM