affiliate, Human Rights and Social Movements Program
Siddharth Kara is an Affiliate of the Human Rights and Social Movements Program, and a Fellow with the Carr Center Program on Human Trafficking and Modern-Day Slavery. He is the author of Sex Trafficking: Inside the Business of Modern Slavery, the first of three books he is writing on the subjects of human trafficking and contemporary slavery. Kara currently advises the United Nations and several governments on antislavery policy and law, and he continues to research slavery around the world. He has written an award winning feature film screenplay on human trafficking that is set for production in 2011. Previously, Kara was an investment banker at Merrill Lynch, then ran his own finance and M&A consulting firm. He holds a Law degree from. England, MBA from Columbia University, and BA from Duke University.