Ashley Ates is an analyst with SECURUS Strategic Trade Solutions, LLC. Ms. Ates specializes in international trade regulations, supply chains, and security practices in the life sciences industry. Ms. Ates also has expertise in the study of biological weapons and related dual-use commodities and foreign trade regulations in the United States.
Ms. Ates was a student of international affairs in college. She studied the international politics of oil. She also served as a member of the Midwestern State University Model United Nations (MUN) team and specialized in subjects including small arms trafficking and weapons of mass destruction (WMD).
Ms. Ates has a bachelor’s degree in global studies with a minor in political science from Midwestern State University in Texas.