Pete Metzger is vice chairman of DHR International, a global executive search firm. His clients include large public companies and privately held firms spanning a wide range of industries. Pete has the distinction of being the only consultant in the search industry to have a current U.S. government Top Secret (SSBI) clearance. He is on the boards of NTT DATA Federal Services, Harvard Enterprise Risk Solutions, Asero Worldwide, and AXELOS. Prior to entering the private sector, Pete served as a U.S. Marines officer for nearly 30 years. He also served as a foreign intelligence officer in the CIA and as the Marine military assistant to former U.S. president Ronald Reagan.