Global Eye expertise

Criminology

Innovation in Counter-trafficking Methods

CITES

Human Intelligence Networking

Law Enforcement

International Law

Communications Intelligence

Investigations

Cyber Intelligence

Conservation Biology

Human Rights

Geo-spatial network mapping

Training

Fiachra Kearney

CEO

Fiachra has spent 21 years living and working in Africa, the Middle East and S.E. Asia. He has a background in private security and crime intelligence at a pan-Africa level, specialising in discrete security operations and tracking illicit networks, and has worked with the Australian and South African Governments as well as the NGO sector. Fiachra also brings a strong business background as executive director of another NGO for 7 years and as former Head of Africa for a private security firm in charge of terrestrial business development and implementation. He holds a Master of Science and is a member of the OECD Task Force on Charting Illicit Trade.

Head of Research

The Head Of Research heads the GE research team. She leads on activities that support international regulatory mechanisms such as the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), drawing on her extensive expertise in this area.  She holds a Master of Biological Science and has a background in the Australian defence industries.

Snr Criminal Intelligence Officer

Our Snr Criminal Intelligence Officer brings 15 years’ police experience to Global Eye, including several years working against human trafficking. He also has several years for commercial multinational entities tackling transnational crime and sports integrity. He has extensive knowledge of the organized crime and enforcement mechanisms, as well as the politics, languages & cultures of S.E. Asia. The Snr Criminal Intelligence Officer heads the Operations Teams.

Research Team

The research team come from a diverse background, covering law, international treaties and conventions, corporate social responsibility and forensics. The team focuses on finding and applying diverse tools and leverage points to use our data to the best effect.

Africa Operations Team

Comprising former senior police officers and criminal intelligence specialists,the Africa Operations Team have extensive experience fighting organised crime in Africa, particularly in counter-narcotics and counter-terrorism. Our team has an in-depth understanding of the continent and its enforcement capacities. Staff are based in Southern, East and Central Africa.

Asia Operations Team

The Asia Operations Team comprises several highly talented former police officers and individuals from intelligence backgrounds. The Asia Operations Team runs sophisticated criminal intelligence tools and possess wide-ranging S.E. Asian language skills.