Ian Stewart – King’s College London

Name: Ian Stewart

Organisation: King’s College London

Disciplinary Area: War Studies

Research Area: Proliferation /Illicit Trade

Role: Research Provider

Email: ian.stewart@kcl.ac.uk

Which call are you planning to apply for?
Transnational Organised Crime 2018

What are your research interests?
I run a research programme focusing on proliferation and illicit trade. This includes issues related to arms and weapons of mass destruction procurement / smuggling, sanctions issues and investigative techniques.

What is your offer?
I hold datasets related to proliferation and illicit trade. I also have an open source intelligence platform designed for big data analysis of illicit networks. I have a team of researchers with experience of analysing illicit networks.

Who would you like to collaborate with?
I am open to collaboration with other organisations interested in exploring the linkages between organised crime, arms and WMD smuggling and sanctions evasion.