Cody Shultz joined Guidepost Solutions in 2016 as a director in the Investigations and Private Client Protection practice. He is a former CIA counterintelligence officer with expert investigative and security consulting experience. Mr. Shultz oversees and conducts private investigations and security assessments throughout the United States and the world. He specializes in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other government enforcement investigations, corporate internal investigations, cryptocurrency investigations, civil and criminal litigation support, IP matters, and business intelligence.
From 2013 to 2016, Mr. Shultz was the senior investigator for ACT, Inc., where he brought his experience as a federal investigator to the educational testing industry. He helped develop longitudinal data analytics, incident response planning and international risk assessments to protect the ACT brand. Mr. Shultz was also responsible for uncovering a massive organized fraud ring that spanned across Eastern Asia.
Mr. Shultz began his career with the Central Intelligence Agency. Throughout his seven-year tenure, he performed counterintelligence investigations in Eastern Europe, South America and the Near East.