Ian Tennant

Fund Manager & Vienna Multilateral Representative, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

About this speaker

Ian manages the GI-TOC Resilience Fund, a multi-donor initiative which supports civil society individuals and organizations working to counter the damaging effects of organized crime around the world. He is based in Vienna, where he leads GI-TOC engagement with the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the wider diplomatic and civil society community in Vienna. Ian is currently the Vice Chair of the NGO Alliance on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice. Before joining GI-TOC, Ian spent five years at the UK’s Permanent Mission to the UN in Vienna, where he led UK engagement with the UNODC and represented the UK in several prominent UN negotiations on organised crime and related issues. Ian has previous experience working in British politics, political consultancy and corporate communications. He has an MA in British Politics, and a BA in French and Hispanic Studies.


The future of international cooperation against transnational organized crime

13 January 2022, 02:00 PM
Garba Baba Umar Denise Mazzolani Yvon Dandurand Walter Kemp Ian Tennant Jessica Jahn Tariq Khosa Matti Joutsen

End extortion now

19 January 2022, 02:00 PM
Riana Raymonde Randrianarisoa Miloš Katić D K Ponelo Kalonga Tuesday Reitano Edoardo Zaffuto Vania Pigeonutt Siria Gastelum Felix Ian Tennant

31st CCPCJ Side Event: The importance of including external perspectives in the negotiations on a UN cybercrime treat

16 May 2022, 11:15 AM
Summer Walker Ian Tennant Louise Marie Hurel Troy Lulashnyk Joyce Hakmeh Faouzia Boumaiza Mebarki Eric do Val Lacerda Sogocio

31st CCPCJ Side Event: Integrated strategy for effective governance of global crime: UNTOC, UNCAC, Rule of Law and Sustainable Development Goals

18 May 2022, 11:15 AM
Yvon Dandurand Slawomir Redo Megan Capp Ugljesa Ugi Zvekic Gillian Dell Jessica Jahn Ian Tennant

31st CCPCJ Side Event: Communities on the frontline against organized crime

18 May 2022, 12:10 PM
Luis Javier Campuzano Pina Ian Tennant Maria Isabel Cruz Bernal Mark Shaw Siria Gastelum Felix Hermanto Hasan Robert Riziki Bubacar Ture Kjersti E. Andersen

11th UNTOC COP Side Event: Enhancing coordination between UNTOC and UNCAC: The Why and the How

19 October 2022, 08:00 AM
Gillian Dell Ian Tennant Ugljesa Ugi Zvekic Ana Paula Oliveira

11th UNTOC COP Side Event: The importance of civil society engagement in the implementation of UNTOC, and how to do it

19 October 2022, 12:00 PM
Tariq Khosa Anna Alvazzi del Frate Francesco Testa Ana Paula Oliveira Ian Tennant