Geof Kahn is a Senior Manager of Government Relations covering cyber/tech issues for Accenture. Geof has an extensive background in intelligence and national security issues.
Most recently, Geof served on the Presidential Transition Team, assisting Rep. Mike Pompeo in his nomination/confirmation as Director of the Central Intelligence Agency and joined Director Pompeo at CIA as a senior advisor to the Chief Operating Officer. Prior to that Geof served as the Policy Director and CIA Program Monitor for the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI).
Geof began his career at the Office of Naval Intelligence as a collection advocate working on China and Iran and then transitioned to CIA where he did similar work on other Middle East and South Asian countries. Before leaving CIA for HPSCI, Geof served as a senior policy officer at the Agency, negotiating for CIA equities in intelligence community and executive branch policies.
Geof was born and raised in the suburbs of New York City, received his bachelors degree in Peace, War, and Defense from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Masters Degree in Security Policy Studies from the George Washington University.