Avi Jorisch, an expert in terrorism and illicit finance, will speak to University of Pittsburgh students on topics ranging from terrorism financing, Iran, Syria and other relevant matters in the Middle East Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m., in room 630 of the William Pitt Union.
Jorisch is founder of the Red Cell Intelligence Group, a consulting and training firm that specializes in national security issues relating to terrorism, illicit finance and radical Islam. In addition, he is a senior fellow for counterterrorism at the American Foreign Policy Council and fellow at the Air Force Special Operations University. He also serves on the advisory board of United Against a Nuclear Iran (UANI).
The Pittsburgh Israel Public Affairs along with StandWithUs, the Matthew B. Ridgeway Center for International Security Studies, International Business Center, Society for International Business, College Democrats and College Republicans are co-sponsoring the program.