Raised by the British and one of the exiles of the Russian mafia, Alex Godman spends his life escaping the shadow of his past. He strives to live an honest life by getting rid of his parents' mafia connections, doing his own legitimate business and establishing a new life with his girlfriend. However, a murder begins to threaten his family and past. Alex retreats into the criminal underworld and must face his values to protect the people he loves. In addition to the Russians, he must confront the Mexican drug cartels, Pakistani drug lords and smugglers of Balkan origin from the world of organized crime.