Mr. Lamin J. Gassama is a highly experienced and accomplished professional in law enforcement and intelligence with over 13 years of expertise. He holds a master’s degree with Distinction in Security, Intelligence, and Diplomacy from the University of Buckingham. Currently, he serves as the Director of Intelligence and International Cooperation for the Drug Law Enforcement Agency of The Gambia (DLEAG). Mr. Gassama specializes in analysis and has successfully led investigations into high-profile transnational drug trafficking cases. He possesses extensive knowledge of trends and patterns in transnational organized crime, particularly in drug trafficking. Mr. Gassama actively engages with reputable organizations like the UNODC, INTERPOL, and WCO, enhancing his understanding of intelligence gathering and investigation of transnational crime. He is leading the establishment of the National Narcotics Intelligence Analysis Centre (NIAC) in The Gambia and has contributed to the development of institutional policies within the DLEAG. He played a key role in creating the National Drug Control Strategy and has participated in the development of important government policies. With a strong background in international cooperation, Mr. Gassama has successfully negotiated agreements for the DLEAG. He is a proficient trainer, having delivered training to law enforcement and intelligence officers both domestically and internationally. Furthermore, he has experience as a part-time lecturer and contributed to a human rights training manual. Mr. Lamin J. Gassama is highly respected for his extensive knowledge, skills, and accomplishments in law enforcement, intelligence, and global security.