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Juan Zarate

Senior National Security Analyst, CBS News; Chairman & Co-Founder, Financial Integrity Network
Juan Zarate is the co-founder and chairman of the Financial Integrity Network, the senior national security analyst for CBS News and a visiting lecturer of law at Harvard Law School. Zarate served as the deputy assistant to the President and deputy national security advisor for combating terrorism from 2005 to 2009, and was responsible for developing and implementing the U.S. government’s counterterrorism strategy and policies related to transnational security threats. Zarate was the first-ever assistant secretary of the treasury for terrorist financing and financial crimes. Zarate is a former federal prosecutor who served on terrorism prosecution teams prior to 9/11.