Philip Mudd the ex–deputy director of the CIA’s Counterterrorist Center and the FBI’s National Security Branch, appears regularly on Fox News, CNN, and NPR and lectures around the world on methodologies for understanding difficult analytic problems. His writing has appeared in Newsweek, the Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, Foreign Policy, and the Washington Post, and he is the author of Takedown, a detailed account of intelligence gathering in the hunt for al-Qa’ida. He lives in Alexandria, Virginia.
Books by Philip Mudd
The HEAD Game: High-Efficiency Analytic Decision Making and the Art of Solving Complex Problems Quickly
Hardcover, 2015A leading US government analyst and secret intelligence commentator distills his decision-making expertise into this ground-breaking approach to problem solving.
Hardcover, 2019A bold account of one of the most controversial and haunting initiatives in American history, Black Site tells the full story of the post-9/11 counterterrorism world at the CIA.