Cecilia Meneghini is a Ph.D. candidate in Criminology at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan and a researcher at Transcrime. Currently, she is a visiting research scholar at the University of Colorado Boulder. In 2017 she obtained a Master’s Degree with honors in Economic and Social Sciences from Bocconi University in Milan. Her research interests include organized crime and criminal networks, life-course criminology, and the analysis of illicit markets and transnational illicit flows. On these topics, she conducted studies and collaborated on different international projects.