Advanced Capital further strengthens its Advisory Board with appointment of Ambassador Joseph DeTrani
Thursday 15 May 2014
Advanced Capital, the European alternative investment specialist founded and headed up by financier Robert Tomei, has announced the hire of distinguished statesman and politician, Ambassador Joseph DeTrani, as a Senior Advisor.
A leading figure in US politics and foreign affairs, DeTrani is President of the Intelligence and National Security Alliance and Professor at Missouri State University.
DeTrani’s most recent assignments include Senior Advisor to the Director of National Intelligence and Director of the National Counter Proliferation Center. DeTrani spent considerable time in North Korea as DNI Mission Manager and Special Envoy for Six-Party Talks negotiations, ranking as Ambassador and US Representative. He has spent over twenty years with the Central Intelligence Agency, holding offices such as Director for Europe Division, Director for East Asia Division, Director of the Crime and Narcotics Center and Executive Assistant to the Director of Central Intelligence. DeTrani graduated from New York University and gained a Certificate in Security Issues from Harvard University as well as a Certificate in Chinese from the Foreign Service Institute. DeTrani’s merit has been recognised with many awards including the Distinguished Career Intelligence Medal and the National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medal.
Robert Tomei, Chairman of Advanced Capital, said: ‘Joseph DeTrani’s expertise and deep rooted understanding of geopolitical relationships on a global scale will provide us with the invaluable insight and intelligence we need for our global investors. He will join our strong team of seasoned professionals who contribute greatly to our investment process’.