Harald Haelterman holds a Master’s Degree and a Ph.D. in Criminology, a Master of Science Degree in Security & Crime Risk Management and a Certificate of Higher Education in Philosophy. He further specialized at the Free University of Brussels and the University of Antwerp. He is a former research fellow at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Law and Information Technology (Catholic University of Leuven) and a former guest lecturer at the Free University of Brussels and the University of Antwerp Management School. Between 2006 and 2014 he was an associate member of the Department of Criminal Law and Criminology at Ghent University, consecutively as an Academic Advisor, Postdoctoral Researcher and Visiting Professor. Currently he’s an Academic Advisor at the Department of Criminology, Criminal Law and Social Law of that same university. He started his professional career in 1997 as a Corporate Investigator and Crime Risk Management Consultant, providing services to a variety of multinationals and industry sectors. In 2002 he joined TNT Express where he held a number of Senior Security and Compliance roles. Currently he is heading the Global Business Ethics Department from the Corporate Head Office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Dr Haelterman is a Council Member of the European Corporate Security Association (ECSA) and a former Chairman of the European Express Association Security Committee (EEA), representing the express cargo industry in stakeholder meetings and working groups with European Institutions and a range of international Regulatory Bodies. He published extensively on crime prevention, computer crime, supply chain security and corporate investigations; and has been participating in a wide range of (international) studies, projects and expert groups.