Aaron Archer

Aaron Archer (Co-Chair) is a Senior Manager at Western Union where he is responsible for leading a team of fraud analysts, driving global fraud mitigation efforts, and developing strategies to combat and reduce consumer fraud around the world. Aaron has nearly two decades of experience in the field of financial crime investigations. Since joining Western Union in 2012 he has led investigations related to a variety of typologies including human smuggling, counterfeit goods, and consumer fraud. Aaron has a master’s degree in Criminology from Regis University in Denver, where his thesis focused on persuasion tactics used in online relationship scams. Aaron is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) and Certified Financial Crime Specialist (CFCS).