M. Ron WahidChairman
M. Ron Wahid is the Founder and Chairman of Magellan Investment Holdings, an investment holding company with diversified interests in energy and natural resources, defense, financial services and technology.
Keith BristowVice Chairman
Keith Bristow provides leadership at a strategic level and acts as a key decision-maker within the organization, contributing to the development and implementation of the vision for the future of Arcanum.
Admiral Dennis C. BlairSenior Advisor to the Chairman
Admiral Dennis Blair comes to Arcanum having overseen 16 intelligence agencies as the senior-most U.S. Intelligence official, the Director of National Intelligence.
LT. Gen Robert P. Ashley Jr.Senior Advisor to the Chairman
Lieutenant General Robert P. Ashley serves as Senior Advisor to the Chairman, providing strategic advice on all intelligence-related matters for Arcanum and its clients.
FIELD MARSHAL CHARLES R. L. GUTHRIESenior Advisor to the Chairman
Field Marshal Charles Ronald Llewelyn Guthrie, Baron Guthrie of Craigiebank, GCB, LVO, OBE, DL, former Chief of the Defence Staff, comes to Arcanum having served as the leading figure in the U.K.’s military.
Hon. John HannahSenior Advisor to the Chairman
Honorable John Hannah was Vice President Cheney’s National Security Advisor and headed his Office of National Security Affairs.
James CladSenior Advisor to the Chairman
James Clad is a former U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, and in addition to his role at Arcanum, he currently also serves as Senior Advisor for Asia at the Center for Naval Analysis.
Calvin R. HumphreyExecutive Vice President
Calvin Humphrey has the primary responsibility of managing client relationships at Arcanum. Mr. Humphrey also provides executive oversight on staffing, program details and communications during projects, thus bringing effectiveness to the flow of work.
Steven J. CuevasExecutive Vice President & General Counsel
Steven Cuevas is responsible for overseeing the company’s legal work and managing external counsel while maintaining responsibility for Group Corporate Governance and Compliance.
Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy & New Ventures
Anna Popova is responsible for developing and managing the Group’s long-term strategic planning and overseeing operations for all active projects.
Christopher M. SandersSenior Vice President & Director, Government Operations
Christopher M. Sanders is responsible for the design and delivery of large U.S. Federal Government contracts as well as directing the Integrated Solutions team in large overseas projects. He also plays an active role in client development and project origination.
James TalientoSenior Vice President & Director, Cyber Operations
James Taliento leads the design and delivery of strategic and innovative cyber operations with the use of leading-edge cyber risk management practices.
Petra SipeVice President & General Manager, Financial Intelligence Unit
Petra Sipe is responsible for leading, developing and managing client work relating to financial crimes, and analysis with a particular focus on forensic investigations, anti-money laundering, terrorist financing, asset tracing and recovery operations, sanctions, enhanced due diligence and business intelligence.
Brig. General Joseph B. DiBartolomeoVice President, Mission Support & Training
Brigadier General Joseph DiBartolomeo advises Arcanum’s clients on counter-terrorism, counter-insurgency, military security, planning and development, military doctrine development and special operations training.
Adam IrwinDirector, Global Investigations
Adam Irwin is responsible for managing Arcanum’s Global Investigations Group, including all areas of intelligence collection and analysis as well as supporting executive leadership in client engagement and establishing operational best practices within the organization.