WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Honorable Paul Schneider, Principal at The Chertoff Group, has been selected as Chairman of the AFCEA Homeland Security Committee. In this position, Mr. Schneider will provide direction to the members of the Committee, helping to guide AFCEA's outreach to security professionals in both government and industry.
WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Chertoff Group, a global security and risk management advisory firm, was selected from among a significant number of highly qualified companies to conduct a strategic review and assessment of the Houston Ship Channel Security District’s existing security initiatives.
Sotera Defense Solutions (Sotera), a provider of mission-critical, technology-based systems, solutions and services for national security customers, announced that on December 1, 2011, the company entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Potomac Fusion, Inc. Potomac Fusion develops data fusion, data analytics, cyber and visualization solutions for U.S. Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DOD) Tactical ISR mission systems operating in a cloud computing environment.
The Chertoff Group is pleased to announce its client, Safran, has completed its acquisition of L-1 Identity Solutions for a total cash amount of $1.09 billion. This successful combination of best-in-class biometric and secure credential technologies strengthens Safran's position as a leading provider of enhanced identity management solutions within the fast-growing high-tech defense and homeland security market.
The Chertoff Group is pleased to announce that Jason Kaufman has joined the firm as a Managing Director. The move reflects the firm's continued growth in providing strategic and financial advisory services to clients engaged in the national security, intelligence, defense and civilian government contracting markets.