Grant Lucas is a Senior Industrial Specialist with Amazon and is based at Amazon’s HQ2 in the Washington DC area. He commenced his Amazon career in 2020 in the Amazon London, UK office and Grant continues to look after the UK, Europe, Middle East, and Africa corporate investigations and intelligence portfolios from the USA with his UK/EU based team.
Grant led international investigations and tactical operations, criminal intelligence, and analytics teams with both the U.S. government and global banking sectors for more than two decades. With the government, Lucas devised and executed international operations with host services in several dozen countries targeting high value criminal networks.
With Europe’s largest bank, Lucas served as an International Head of Financial Crime Threat Mitigation in the financial crimes compliance space and had responsibility over all of Continental Europe, Bermuda, the Channel Islands, Malta, South Africa, Armenia, and Russia.
Lucas has lived and served along the US-Mexico frontier, in Central and Eastern Europe, and in conflict zones in the Balkans, the Middle East, and West Africa. Lucas is a former stockbroker and is a certified anti-money laundering specialist.