Joshua Fruth is a co-founder of Section 2 Financial Intelligence Solutions and was previously the Director of AML Advisory Services at Matrix-IFS. Mr. Fruth served in the public sector from the local to federal levels as a law enforcement officer, military intelligence officer (Captain), and federal contractor. He’s completed joint, interagency, and multinational assignments with the Drug Enforcement Administration, US Central Command, Special Operations Joint Task Force – Afghanistan, US Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command, US Army Intelligence and Security Command, US Indo-Pacific Command, Department of Commerce, and the National Counterterrorism Center.
Mr. Fruth’s education includes the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School, US Army Intelligence Center of Excellence, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, Ohio Police Academy, Fort Benning School of Infantry, and University of Akron. Fruth completed the Department of Treasury’s FinCEN Analyst training and is a Certified Cryptocurrency Investigator. Josh testified before the United States Congress and was featured by Reuters, Fox News, One American News Network, ACAMS, ACFCS, AIBA, ACSS, and others in national and international conferences, television, webinar, podcast, and print. He’s trained personnel from across the government and financial services industry in Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Threat Finance.