General Michael Hayden - The Chertoff Group

Michael Hayden


General Michael Hayden is a Principal at The Chertoff Group, a global advisory firm focused on security and risk management. General Hayden served as the Director of the CIA from 2006 to 2009, where he was responsible for overseeing the collection of information concerning the plans, intentions and capabilities of America’s adversaries, producing timely analysis for decision makers and conducting covert operations to thwart terrorists and other enemies of the US. Prior to his role at the CIA, General Hayden was the country’s first Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence and was the highest ranking intelligence office in the armed forces. Additionally, he served as Commander of the Air Intelligence Agency, Director of the Joint Command and Control Warfare Center, Director of the National Security Agency and Chief of the Central Security Service.