Executive Director, Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF)
Mr. Wilson is a Trinidadian attorney at law, who in February 1998 was appointed the deputy director of the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF). CFATF was established as a Secretariat to implement common countermeasures to address the problem of criminal money laundering.
In 1988, he joined the Crown Prosecution Service of England and Wales as senior crown prosecutor and was later promoted to principal crown prosecutor designate. During Mr. Wilson’s eight-year tenure with the Prosecution Service, he prosecuted a wide range of criminal offences, while providing legal support and advice to Crown Prosecuting Teams, New Scotland Yard and the Metropolitan Police Forces on commercial and banking fraud, money laundering and drug trafficking cases.
Mr. Wilson has been in his current position with CFATF since March 1999.