Global Witness - Deputy Head of U.S. Office
Stefanie Ostfeld is the Deputy Head of Global Witness’ U.S. office. Global Witness is an international advocacy organization that works to break the links between natural resource exploitation and conflict and corruption. Stefanie develops and delivers effective advocacy campaigns in the U.S. with a focus on exposing the ways in which the global financial system enables corrupt public officials to loot and launder state funds. Based in Washington, DC, she advocates for increased corporate transparency, closing loopholes in anti-money laundering laws, effective enforcement of anti-bribery and anti-money laundering statutes and revenue transparency in the oil, gas and mining sector. Ostfeld’s commentary has appeared in many national publications, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Washington Post. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and has an MA in International Human Rights from the University of Denver Josef Korbel School of International Studies.