Chris Yutzy is an applied anthropologist and a certified anti-money laundering specialist who currently provides Latin America subject matter expertise to top financial institutions and major
US corporations seeking to comply with key regulatory legislation and meet ethics and compliance obligations worldwide. His recent work as a Latam researcher at Kroll, has included investigations into some of Latin America’s most prominent families and businesses as well as research and analysis detailing Latin American cultural and economic trends and emerging industries. Other areas of focus include financial crimes research identifying money laundering networks, bribery, and sanctions risks.
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"CLAS provided a unique opportunity for me to conduct field research in urban Brazil as a master’s student, as well as obtain a solid multidisciplinary theoretical and conceptual foundation in Latin American academic work and applied research that ultimately led me to pursue a PhD in anthropology."