Mike served as an active duty SWAT officer for 12 years before he left the service and went to the Middle East as contractor. As an athlete, Mike has a black belt in Judo, he played soccer. As a scholar, he has earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science.
Bryan is an American Citizen who is currently living in Portugal. He is a Doctor of Dental Surgery and an Advanced Tactical Paramedic, he is also the director of a Portuguese Online Tactical Magazine. With worldwide experience in some of the most dangerous countries of the XXI century, he frequently deploys in humanitarian missions or embedded with Portuguese Special Forces.
Kyle Mizokami is a defense and national-security writer based in San Francisco who has appeared in the Diplomat, Foreign Policy, War is Boring and the Daily Beast. In 2009, he cofounded the defense and security blog Japan Security Watch.
Bartetzko served in the German Army, the Croatian Defense Council (HVO) during the Bosnian War and with the Kosovo Liberation Army (UCK) during the 1999 Kosovo War. Last year he published a study about radical Islam in Kosovo. Bartetzko has a university degree in law and is currently working for a law firm in Pristina, Kosovo.
Mamoulaki Stavroula is a Greek Economist born in 13th September 1979 in Heraklion Crete Greece. She was graduated from the University of Macedonia, Department of Economics in Thessaloniki and also received her Master degree in Business Administration from Open University in Greece in transnational conjunction with Wroclaw University of Economics in Poland.
Her Diploma Dissertation is titled: “Risk Management in Banking and Financial markets”. Her Master thesis dissertation is titled: “Job satisfaction, job engagement and performance: The case of Greek police workforce” and is primarily a statistical research using SPSS statistical methods including also literature review and comparison with the findings of existed research conducted in other eleven countries in order to make a discussion and a comparison of the findings.
She speaks excellent English, German, Spanish and Italian.