Hank Thomas

CEO, Strategic Cyber Ventures

Hank Thomas is the Chief Executive Officer of Strategic Cyber Ventures (SCV), a Washington D.C. based venture capital firm. Hank leverages 21 years of experience in cybersecurity, military intelligence, and business to spot, assess, invest in, and mature business and technology teams positioned to revolutionize the cyber landscape. Hank serves as a member of the SCV board of directors and on the boards of cybersecurity product companies TrapX Security, ID DataWeb, and Polarity. All are a part of the SCV portfolio of companies. Before forming SCV, Hank served an 11-year tenure as an executive at Booz Allen—a global strategy, technology, and consulting firm—leading a highly successful consulting business focused on military grade cybersecurity and operations for both commercial and government clients. His commercial client base included a variety of Fortune 100 clients. His government customer portfolio included members of the U.S. military, intelligence, counterintelligence, and operational cyber communities. Prior to Booz Allen, Hank was commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Army upon graduation from Northwestern State University with a B.A. in political science. Selected for the Military Intelligence Corps, Hank served as an active duty intelligence officer for eight years in a variety of tactical, operational, and strategic assignments. Hank recently joined the CES Advisory Board and is completing a master’s in technology management from Georgetown University.

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