Dee Smith is a CEO, producer, writer, and specialist in intelligence, foreign policy, and global change. He works professionally in the areas of transactional intelligence, geopolitical and change risk analysis, and media and cultural production. He has worked in over 100 countries and has served as an advisor for more than US $120 billion in investment transactions. He is founder, principal, and CEO of the private intelligence agency Strategic Insight Group (SIG), where he manages its global intelligence services for a client base of investors, law firms, and industrial concerns.
In addition to running his company, Smith is creator, executive producer, and host of the television documentary series “A World On the Brink with Dee Smith,” which premiered in October 2017 on Real Vision Television and was broadcast on PBS in over 40 media markets around the U.S. in 2018 and 2019. He currently hosts an ongoing television interview series on topics related to global change and geopolitical risk. He has also worked as an international venture capitalist active in Latin America and Europe, and before that, was a founder and president of InterCultura, an international NGO that worked with the U.S. Department of State and cultural ministries of multiple countries. With expertise and connections in intelligence, international business, investment, and international relations, he is associated with national think tanks and research institutions in the foreign policy arena.
Smith is a permanent member of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) in New York.
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