Transatlantic Response to Illicit Finance Taskforce Member
Gary Kalman directs the U.S. office of Transparency International. He oversees the organization’s US operations focusing on illicit finance and the US role in global anti-corruption efforts.
He was a founding member the Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency (FACT) Coalition, a nonpartisan alliance promoting policies to combat the harmful impacts of corrupt financial practices, and served as Executive Director from 2016 to 2019. He was also a founder of Americans for Financial Reform, a coalition that, in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, led the successful fight for the Dodd-Frank financial reform bill.
TARIF aims to strengthen global democracy by identifying viable ways in which the UK and US can combine efforts in tackling illicit finance.