Khalid Koser

Dr Khalid Koser is founding Executive Director. An academic by training, Khalid is Professor of Conflict, Peace and Security at the University of Maastricht, as well as non-resident fellow at the Lowy Institute. As a global advocate for migrants and refugees, Khalid chaired the World Economic Forum Global Future Council on Migration for six years, edits the Journal of Refugee Studies, and was appointed MBE for services to asylum seekers and refugees. He chairs the Board of Trustees for the sustainable development charity Raleigh International.