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Mr. Joel Zamel is a founder and investor in a series of private firms whose services span: crowdsourced intelligence analysis, expert wargaming, forecasting simulations, influence operations, social media campaigns, private investment brokering and election campaign strategy and management. 


Zamel’s group of companies currently includes a number of private intelligence firms including Wikistrat - a geostrategic consultancy firm, White Knight Group - specializing in counter-extremism campaigns, and several other firms in the information technology space. The Group is also an active investor in transnational infrastructure projects, property development and disruptive technologies across various sectors - including artificial intelligence and blockchain platforms. JZIG also co-invests alongside a wide network of family offices from around the world.

With Wikistrat, crowdsourcing gets geopolitical

Financial Times, September 2014

Why This Company Is Crowdsourcing, Gamifying The World’s Most Difficult Problems

Fast Company, June 2014

The Crucial Role of Powerbrokers in International Affairs

International Policy Digest, October 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Intelligence Entrepreneur Joel Zamel Speaks Out For First Time Since Mueller Investigation

Daily Caller, July 2019

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