Monique Villa is Special Advisor to the CEO of Thomson Reuters and the author of 'Slaves Among Us', telling the story of three survivors of sex and labour trafficking in their own words. She is the former CEO of the Thomson Reuters Foundation. During her tenure, she transformed the organisation, creating a number of high-impact programmes including TrustLaw, a global pro bono service, and Trust Conference. Villa has been ranked among the world’s 100 most influential people in Business Ethics by Ethisphere since 2014. She received the Champions for Change Award in 2015 for her vision and effort in the fight against human trafficking and modern slavery, and was the recipient of ECPAT- USA’s inaugural Freedom Award in 2017 in recognition of her leadership in the fight to end child trafficking. Villa is also a Champion of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.