Misha Glenny

Misha Glenny is an award-winning writer and broadcaster whose new book DarkMarket: Cyberthieves, Cybercops and You (House of Anansi Press, 2011) on cybercrime and its consequences is now being published in over twenty editions around the world. A former BBC Central Europe correspondent who covered the revolutions in Eastern Europe and the wars in the former Yugoslavia, Misha has written for most major publications in Europe, the United States and Japan. Misha has received many awards and accolades during his career. His previous book, McMafia: Journey through the Global Criminal Underworld (House of Anansi Press, 2008) was translated into over thirty languages and short-listed for the Financial Times Business Book of the Year, and the Lionel Gelber Prize for International Affairs. Misha recently served as a visiting professor at Columbia University’s Harriman Institute. He is currently researching a book on crime and corruption in Brazil.

Twitter: @MishaGlenny