Alejandra Ysabel Romero Zevallos joined the Basel Institute’s Green Corruption team in Latin America in September 2022 as an Asset Recovery Specialist.
Alejandra previously worked as an Assistant Prosecutor in the Public Prosecutor's Office of Peru. In this role, she specialised in complex cases of corruption involving public officials involved in organised crime networks. She previously provided legal support at the criminal court in San Juan de Lurigancho and has specialist experience in criminal law, criminal procedure and investigative strategies for asset recovery.
Alongside a law degree, Alejandra is a candidate for a master's degree in Criminal Sciences from the Universidad San Martin de Porres in Peru.