Head of CFCS Europe
Dr Kinga Redlowska is the Head of CFCS Europe. She leads the Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies' activities in Brussels that centre around the intersection of illicit finance and security, and are focused on the EU and its neighbourhood. The list of flagship projects includes Euro SIFMANet (European Sanctions and Illicit Finance Monitoring and Analysis Network) and Project SMURF (Supervising and Monitoring Ukraine’s Reconstruction Funds).
Prior to joining RUSI, she served as a Programme Director at the Warsaw-based Institute for Eastern Studies, the organiser of the renowned geopolitical conference Economic Forum. Kinga authored articles on Central Europe, transatlantic relations, and on the US and the EU activities in sub-Saharan Africa. She is an alumna of the Denton Fellowship Program held by a Washington-based Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA). She holds an MA in American Studies and a Ph.D. in International Relations from the University of Warsaw.