Ryan Cummings

Ryan Cummings

Ryan Cummings is the director of the political and security risk management consultancy, Signal Risk, and co-founder of the My Travel Risk travel security web application. He is also a founding member of the Nigerian Security Network and independent consultant to various international news media outlets including the New York Times, TIME magazine, the Associated Press, Al-Jazeera, AFP and Deutsche Welle. He is also a contributor to publications and think-tanks, most notably CNN, the Tony Blair Foundation, the International Peace Institute (IPI) and the Daily Maverick, on issues of terrorism, conflict and political instability.Cummings has also been invited to provide insights on these issues at seminars organised by the US State Department, the Munich Security Conference, the Cairo Centre for Conflict and Peacekeeping and the Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRSMA)