Dr. Vinci is a Managing Director on the Supply Chain and Strategic Opportunities team, which invests in businesses driving next-generation technologies and capabilities that advance supply chain integrity.
Prior to joining Cerberus, Dr. Vinci was a Managing Director of Tracker Capital, a venture capital-oriented family office that principally invested in emerging technologies. Most recently, Dr. Vinci was an executive on the core management team at Bridgewater Associates. Previously, he was a senior intelligence official and served as the Chief Technology Officer and Associate Director for Capabilities at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. During this time, Dr. Vinci was also on the Senior Steering Group and Executive Committee of Project Maven, the U.S. Department of Defense’s program focused on machine learning.
He was the Founder and former Chief Executive Officer of Findyr, a technology company that crowdsources data from around the world, as well as Leviathan Analytics, an AI, and geospatial data analytics company focused on global risk. Earlier in his career, Dr. Vinci served with the U.S. Department of Defense in Iraq, Asia, and Africa. He is a member of the Board of Trustees Technology Committee of MITRE and an Adjunct Senior Fellow with the Technology and National Security Program at the Center for a New American Security.
Dr. Vinci received his Ph.D. in International Relations from The London School of Economics and studied Philosophy at Reed College and the University of Oxford. He is a member of Business Executives for National Security and the Council on Foreign Relations.