Todd Renner is a Senior Managing Director in FTI Consulting’s Cybersecurity practice and is based in Atlanta. Mr. Renner is a senior cybersecurity expert with more than 25 years of experience leading complex global investigations, cyber intrusion response, digital asset tracing, cryptocurrency theft recovery, preparedness and crisis management.
Mr. Renner advises clients on cybersecurity and data privacy topics including third-party risks, insider threats, counterintelligence risks, forensic investigations, cross-segment risk management, cyber fraud protection, regulatory compliance including CFIUS and NYDFS, assessorships and monitorships, and international cyber incidents. He leverages a technical background and strategic perspective when dealing with complex cyber challenges and the associated risks businesses are facing.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Renner was a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Supervisory Special Agent, leading high-profile international cyber investigations including ransomware, business email compromise, advanced persistent threats (APT), cryptocurrency thefts, counterintelligence threats, and other investigations. In recent years, Mr. Renner led efforts to successfully recover over $100 million in stolen proceeds from cyber criminals.
Mr. Renner was selected for a diplomatic role as an FBI Supervisor in the United Kingdom, working daily with the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre and Ireland’s National Cyber Security Center. He was directly responsible for increasing global collaboration between industry and government partners, leveraging his extensive international operations experience, and applying geo-political insight to ongoing cyber events.
Mr. Renner served in a leadership role at the National Security Agency (NSA) leading enterprise-wide national security cyber operations. He led collaborative efforts across business units and field offices to develop and implement technical solutions to prevent, protect, and defend against some of the world’s most advanced threats.
A highly decorated cybersecurity expert, Mr. Renner has been awarded multiple awards for his contributions to the cybersecurity community, including the FBI Director’s Award and the Director of National Intelligence Meritorious Unit award. Mr. Renner was selected as a member and supervisor of the FBI’s Cyber Action Team (CAT), a team of forensically trained cyber experts who deploy globally for incident response and threat hunting during the most critical cyber incidents, on behalf of the US government.
Mr. Renner is committed to improving the cybersecurity talent pipeline and giving back to the community. He served as an Adjunct Professor of Cybersecurity at Mercer University and created ongoing programs at the high school-level to promote STEM awareness, recruiting and training tomorrow’s cyber leaders.