Our Leadership Team
Meraglim is led by a team of accomplished senior leaders from capital markets, defense, and intelligence. Collectively we have held Top Secret / Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) clearances, published an extensive body of peer-reviewed academic work as well as New York Times best-selling books in this field, been granted numerous patents and won industry awards for multi-billion dollar sales.
Kevin W. Massengill – Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Senior Executive Fortune 500 Defense & Information Technology, CEO MENA Consultancy, Private Equity Board Member, US State Department Advisory Board, US Army Retired, Princeton University M.A. Near Eastern Studies, University of Missouri B.A. Russian Area Studies, U.S. Army Top 5% Fellowship.
James G. Rickards – Co-Founder & Chief Global Strategist
Author, Attorney, Capital Markets Strategist, Led CIA Project Prophecy on Financial Markets, New York University School of Law LL.M, University of Pennsylvania Law School J.D., Johns Hopkins University SAIS M.A. International Economics, B.A. Economics cum laude.
Dr. Terry Rickard – Chief Data Scientist
Computational Intelligence Decision Theory, Neural Networks, Fuzzy & Expert Systems, Financial Markets, Lockheed Martin Senior Fellow, University of California at San Diego Ph.D. Engineering Physics, Florida Institute of Technology M.S. & B.S. Electrical Engineering.
Dr. Albert Einstein – Chief Technology Officer
Data Science & Analytics, Data Fusion & Evidence Accrual, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition, Activity & Behavior Learning and Anomaly Detection, University of Maryland Ph.D. & M.S. Computer Science, Princeton University B.S. Electrical Engineering. (Masked name but real bio.)
Scott Loomis, CPA – Chief Financial Officer
Experienced Middle Market & Early Stage CFO, O’Shaughnessy Asset Management CFO, Legg Mason Capital Management Controller, Aquilent CFO, Deloitte & Touche Senior Accountant, Mount St. Mary’s University, B.S. Accounting magna cum laude.
Karen Hersh – Controller & Chief Human Resources
Cost and Financial Accountant, Controller Allied Metals, Budget Manager & EA to Raytheon Vice President & Regional Executive – Middle East North Africa, Controller CellAntenna Corp., Cost & Financial Accountant Fisher-Rosemount, Senior Statistical Analyst & Litigation Manager Time Inc., Concordia University B.A. Accounting summa cum laude.
Rhett Fisher – Chief Revenue Officer
Strategic Customer Development/Sales Team Leader, Leading Investment Research Firm, Goldman Sachs, McKinsey & Co., U.S. Navy SEAL Platoon Commander & BUD/S Instructor, Dartmouth College, Tuck School of Business, M.B.A., United States Naval Academy, B.S. (with Merit).