Aurora Ganz is research fellow in RUSI’s National Security and Resilience team. Her research concerns organised crime, drug trafficking and human trafficking. She is completing her PhD at the War Studies Department of King's College London, exploring the interface between security and the energy industry. A major component of her research covers securitisation, policing and the role of private security companies.
Her past research focused on "ecomafie", energy theft and environmental crimes, with a specific focus on Mexico and Latin America.