ACSS Editorial Task Force - Association of Certified Sanctions Specialists

ACSS Editorial Task Force

Seeking Sanctions Specialists with a Passion for Writing

Are you a sanctions expert who is passionate about writing?

We are seeking qualified sanctions officers from corporations, government agencies, international organizations, and financial institutions to contribute to ACSS Editorial Taskforce.

Editorial Task Force members are the collective “brain trust” in helping write ACSS editorial content, such as articles for our website – – and our newsletters.

The scope of this volunteer activity is spread throughout the year. The term of service is for one year, potentially renewable. The time commitment is manageable and spread throughout the planning process of our editorial calendar. The Task Force has quarterly conference calls of 60 minutes.

Task Force Qualifications

  • Required: Currently a member of ACSS.
  • Likes to write!
  • Willing to submit one article of approximately 800 words per quarter
  • Help recruit other members of the sanctions community to submit articles or for interviews, or “your words” section of our newsletter

Members of Editorial Task Force

Name Job Title Organization City EdTF Member since
Andrew Northage Partner Walker Morris Leeds July 2022
Daniel Martin Partner – International Trade HFW London May 2020
Amir Fadavi Ardekani Sanctions Specialist BNP Paribas Paris Sept 2020
Angel Niño Torres Professor Rafael Urdaneta University Maracaibo, Venezuela April 2021

Recent Articles by Editorial Task Force Members