Martin Kreutner is a renowned International Counsel in Compliance, Anti-Corruption & the International System. He is the spiritus rector and Dean Emeritus of the International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA) and its former Executive Secretary of IACA’s Assembly of Parties.
He holds a law degree from the University of Innsbruck and a Master’s degree in Policing and Public Order Studies from the University of Leicester (UK). He was a commissioned officer in the armed forces including a total of five years with different international field missions. After his transfer to the MoI, he was entrusted to build up and head the Austrian anti-corruption authority.
From 2004 to 2012, he was founder and President of the (Council of Europe and EU) EPAC/EACN network, an association of the European Anti-Corruption Authorities. Mr. Kreutner is/was a senior anti-corruption evaluator for, inter alia, the UN, the Council of Europe, the EU, OSCE, and World Bank.
Both in 2014 and 2015, Mr. Kreutner was recognized by Ethisphere (USA) as one of 100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics for his efforts to combat corruption with IACA, as well as his efforts to improve human welfare worldwide through his work with the United Nations and other global organizations.