Executives

David Sikora

David Sikora

Executive Chairman and CEO

David Sikora is Stratfor's executive chairman and CEO. He joined Stratfor to lead market expansion, digital engagement and product transformation initiatives following an investment from private equity firm Teakwood Capital, where he serves as an executive partner.

Paul Baker

Paul Baker

Chief Financial Officer

Paul Baker is Stratfor's Chief Financial Officer. He oversees the financial direction for the company and is responsible for finance, accounting, human resources, recruitment, facilities and operations.

Before joining Stratfor, Mr. Baker has held executive finance positions in both public and private companies for more than 20 years. Mr. Baker served as CFO at Troux Technologies and Motive and held several executive financial positions with Sterling Software and Ernst & Young.

Bret Boyd

Bret Boyd

Vice President of Enterprise Business

Bret Boyd leads Stratfor’s enterprise business, which includes products and advisory services to support executives and fund managers operating in international markets. Prior to Stratfor, Mr. Boyd served in leadership roles at several high-growth companies and as an officer in the U.S. Special Operations Command. Mr. Boyd is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, where he studied international relations and systems engineering.

David D. Judson

David D. Judson

Editor-in-Chief

David D. Judson is Stratfor’s editor-in-chief. He oversees both the global network of the company’s information gathering area specialists as well as the publishing team in Austin that works with analysts to craft Stratfor’s work into written, video and graphic form. Before joining Stratfor, Mr. Judson worked for the Istanbul-based Dogan Media Group for eight years, first as managing editor of the Turkish-language business daily Referans and later as editor-in-chief of the Hurriyet Daily News, the company’s English paper. Before his work internationally, Mr.