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IWP welcomes new Senior Vice President for Cyber Intelligence

Dean LaneThe Institute of World Politics is pleased to welcome Captain Dean Lane, USN-Retired, as Senior Vice President for Cyber Intelligence, reporting to IWP’s Executive Vice President, Larry Cosgriff.

In his new role, Dean will have overall responsibility for IWP’s Cyber Intelligence Initiative (CII) and assisting the CII team in continuing and expanding the program.  Both the CII Marketing and Operations groups will report directly to Dean.

Dean brings a wealth of knowledge to IWP.  He has founded his own company, taught courses at Universities in California, was the Chief Information Officer for multiple companies, worked for a Big Four Consulting firm, and spent his time in the military with the Special Forces.  Dean has a Bachelor of Arts from UCLA and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from National University.  He is the author of three #1 best-selling books related to information technology.

John Lenczowski, IWP’s founder and president, said: “We at IWP heartily welcome Dean to our ranks. We are privileged to have a man of such extraordinary experience in entrepreneurship, business management and service to our country. He promises to be a great asset in our efforts to optimize our mission.”