Alexander Papachristou

Vance Center

Alexander Papachristou joined the Vance Center as executive director in January 2012. He directs the organization’s overall operations and manages the Good Governance Program, supporting investigative journalism and anti-corruption organizations. He also serves as a member of the boards of the Media Development Investment Fund and Pure Earth and the advisory council of Bard College’s Center for Civic Engagement. Papachristou previously was president of the Near East Foundation, a participatory, community-based economic and social development organization working in Arab and African countries. He also served as managing director and general counsel at NCH Capital, Inc, which invests in the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe. He lived in Russia from 1989 to 1993, where he opened and ran the Moscow office of White & Case.

Alexander is speaking at

Safety & Security
September 27, 2019
4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
Room 2.107, HafenCity Universität (HCU)



Are you facing a legal threat? Are you confident your work is legally sound before you publish or broadcast? Threatened by national security or privacy laws? This informal "clinic" is your chance to get one-on-one advice from top experts on media law. We're fortunate to have some of the best in the business volunteer their time for this legal clinic. Come by and have an informal, off-the-record chat -- they're here to help.

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