Gustavo Mauricio Bastién Olvera

Gustavo Mauricio Bastién Olvera

Gustavo Mauricio Bastién Olvera

Specialist in security and technology issues. He is currently a Senior Technical Researcher for Cybercrime and Digital Governance issues with Development Alternatives Inc., and the United States Agency for International Development. He collaborates on the Prospective Risk Analysis project at the Applied Research Laboratory for Intelligence and Security at the University of Maryland. Previously he worked with the Center for Security and Emerging Technology at Georgetown University. In the Mexican government he worked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of the Interior. He has also served as a consultant on security issues at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington DC. He has been a professor at the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, the Instituto Mora and the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). He holds a degree in International Relations from UNAM and a master’s degree in Public International Law from Leiden University. He is an associate of the Mexican Council on International Affairs.