Our Team

Ross Hill

Ross Hill is the founder of Insight Forward (IF), a Geopolitical Risk Intelligence advisory service specializing in corporate intelligence. He has over 15 years’ experience in public and private sector intelligence and is a regular speaker at industry events. Prior to founding IF Mr. Hill was Director of Intelligence for AT-RISK International. In addition, he led the global intelligence team at a Fortune 50 company and has significant experience designing intelligence strategy and processes, specializing in identifying the impact of geopolitical and international security risks on multinational companies. Mr. Hill is based in the U.K. and began his career as a forensic scientist before joining the Metropolitan Police in London as an intelligence Analyst working within the high-risk and major events team. He holds a Master of Arts in International Security Studies from the University of Leicester.

Dr. Treston Wheat

Dr. Treston Wheat is currently an intelligence research specialist with Insight Forward specializing in geopolitical risk and red teaming. Previously, he worked at Milestone Technologies as a red team analyst, focusing on threat actor/TTP research, wargaming, and alternative analysis. In addition, he worked as a strategic cybersecurity analyst and geopolitical risk analyst for AS Solution. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) with a dissertation on Augustinian just war theory and drone warfare, and during that time taught classes on American government, the presidency, and political cinema. In 2022, he was part of the Foundation for Democracies' National Security Fellows Program and published research on the role of technology corporations in the Asian balance of power for the Andrew W Marshall Foundation. Besides working in corporate security, Dr. Wheat is also an adjunct professor at Georgetown University where he teaches intelligence analysis. 


Intelligence Analysis

We specialize in corporate intelligence. With a deep understanding of geopolitical trends, regional dynamics, and security issues, our services provide comprehensive intelligence reports and insights to support informed decision-making for businesses.


Whether you're building a team or evaluating your team's capabilities, our tailored intelligence solutions offer valuable assistance. We understand the unique requirements of corporate intelligence programs and provide comprehensive support to help you achieve your objectives. 

Red Teaming

Red team analysis uses applied critical thinking and structured analytic techniques to challenge assumptions, and find gaps in knowledge. Services that use red team analysis include alternative analysis, alternative futures analysis, and scenario development. All of these are used to help corporations and clients assess the impact of security and political events on their business or the market in general.


We offer a range of training services suitable for individuals aspiring to launch their career in corporate security intelligence, as well as experienced analysts seeking to refine their skills.

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