Joshua Tjeransen is a PhD student at the Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London, and a Research Assistant at the Centre for Science and Security Studies (CSSS), also at King’s College London.
His research focuses upon proliferation finance, sanctions evasion, alternative payment methods, illicit financial activity and cashless economies.
Before working with CSSS, Joshua worked in the private financial sector in a compliance capacity focusing on anti-money laundering and sanctions evasion. Joshua also served as a police officer for four years. A large proportion of his police work consisted of investigations into financial offences pertaining to the proceeds of crime.
Joshua holds a BA in Criminology and Criminal Justice and a MSc in Countering Organised Crime and Terrorism from University College London.