Strategic Analysis for Executive Decisions

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EXEDEC brings expert knowledge to executive decision makers. We connect world-class thought leaders in a multitude of fields directly with the corporate, government, and non-profit entities that stand to benefit from their interdisciplinary experience and strategic insights.

Our Practice Areas

Information Technology


Corporate Strategy

Risk Management

National Security

Critical Infrastructure Protection

Global Experience

in North America, Europe and Asia

Leadership Skills

from public and private sector executives

Strategic Foresight

of market trends and geo-political risk

Proven Success

with value-added consulting solutions


EXEDEC offers six core services. Select one to learn more.

Strategic Consulting
Our experts deliver strategic consulting services to corporations, government agencies, and entrepreneurs seeking to launch new initiatives, enter new markets, or keep pace with an evolving marketplace for goods, services, and ideas.  Our clients include global financial institutions, federal departments and ministries, major universities, leading philanthropic foundations, and start-ups.
Corporate Programs
EXEDEC provides substantive guidance and training on cybersecurity, intelligence analysis, geo-political risk, health care IT systems, transportation safety, government relations, and other disciplines relevant to our team members' expertise.
Government Relations
EXEDEC advises government executives around the globe on cybersecurity and threat analytics.  Our strategists bring forward solutions to enhance and protect IT systems for big data applications.  EXEDEC's team also develops customized implementation plans and offers in-house training to government officials.  Our consortium unites expert knowledge with unique, international perspectives to achieve client outcomes.
Advisory Services
We serve on boards of directors and in other advisory roles.  These retainer-based engagements afford both new and established companies direct access to our world-class expertise, which may not be available to them in-house.
Keynote Speakers
EXEDEC thought leaders speak at international conferences, government functions, industry summits, corporate leadership retreats, trade association meetings, civic events, and academic audiences.  To date, our team members have taken the stage in over 25 countries on 3 continents.  EXEDEC thought leadership contributes to setting the agenda for cyber conferences in Europe and Asia.
Expert Testimony
We serve as expert witnesses in high-profile litigation matters that require a unique depth of knowledge.  Several of our experts have testified before the United States Congress, UK Parliament, and other government bodies.



Sean Kanuck

Sean Kanuck

Founder & CEO

Sean Kanuck is a strategic thought leader who advises governments, corporations, and entrepreneurs on the future of information technology. In addition to leading EXEDEC, Sean directs the Cyber, Space and Future Conflict program at the International Institute for Strategic Studies, chairs the Research Advisory Group for the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace, and sits on several corporate and charitable boards.
From 2011-2016, Sean was the first U.S. National Intelligence Officer for Cyber Issues. He previously served in the CIA's Information Operations Center, advised the White House as an Intelligence Fellow, and worked on a U.S. delegation to the United Nations.
Sean holds degrees from Harvard College (Government & Philosophy), Harvard Law School, the London School of Economics (International Relations), and the University of Oslo (Public International Law).

Areas of Expertise:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Intelligence Analysis
  • International Law
  • National Security
  • Risk Management
Services Offered:
  • Strategic Consulting
  • Advisory Services
  • Keynote
  • Expert Testimony

Keith L. Moore

Keith L. Moore

President & COO

Keith Lawson Moore has more than 25 years of professional experience building organizations and leading institutional change in both the public and private sectors. Keith directs EXEDEC's overall business operations and manages key client relationships with sovereigns and Fortune 100 companies.
Since 2008, Keith has been a Senior Partner with the health care consulting firm Martin, Blanck & Associates. Keith served as a Senior Advisor at DHS and as a lawyer with the FERC. He previously co-founded a data privacy resource company which managed a "virtual bench" of independent consultants.
Keith is an attorney in good standing, holds a Juris Doctor from the New England School of Law in Boston, and has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Villanova University in Pennsylvania.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Data Privacy
  • Health Care
  • Homeland Security
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Transportation
Services Offered:
  • Strategic Consulting
  • Government Relations
  • Advisory Services
  • Keynote

Brennan Pursell

Brennan Pursell

Chief Financial Officer

Brennan Pursell is a business consultant, author, and professor. As EXEDEC's CFO, he manages the firm's finances, administration, and global growth strategy. He and Joshua Walker are currently co-authoring The Intelligent Manager's No-Nonsense Guide to Understanding and Optimizing AI.
For 20 years, Brennan has taught and published widely about various topics in Western and global history, financial booms and busts, constitutional and religious conflict, and the cultural roots of Germany's export phenomenon. As a consultant, he specializes in niche IT firms.
He teaches in the undergraduate and MBA programs at DeSales University. He graduated from Stanford University (AB in history), Harvard University (MA and PhD in history), and DeSales University (MBA). He speaks near-native German.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Management & Finance
  • Education
  • Artificial Intelligence
Services Offered:
  • Management Consulting
  • Technical Writing
  • Advisory Services


For expert engagement,
please contact:

Keith Lawson Moore

President & Chief Operating Officer

(+1) 703-919-0053

330 S West Street, Suite 308
Alexandria, Virginia 22314