Joshua Fruth is the Chief Strategy Officer at Section 2 Financial Intelligence Solutions (s2fis.com), a unique compliance firm focused on mitigating risks associated with hybrid threat financial networks, and was previously Director of AML Advisory Services at Matrix-IFS. Mr. Fruth served in the public sector as a Law Enforcement Officer, U.S. Army Intelligence Officer, Federal Contractor, and Federal Task Force Embed in U.S. and international-based assignments, where he focused on various criminal gangs, terrorist organizations, transnational criminal syndicates, and financial facilitation networks. Some of his notable assignments include U.S. Central Command, Special Operations Joint Task Force Afghanistan (SOJTF-A), the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the National Counterterrorism Center. Mr. Fruth is an honor graduate of the Special Operations Forces Captain’s Career Course at the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School and a distinguished honor graduate of the Basic Intelligence Officer’s Course at the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence. He is also a graduate of the Fort Benning School of Infantry, Ohio Police Academy, U.S. Department of Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) Analyst Course, and is a Certified Crypto Currency Investigator (CCI).