Naphtali Rivkin

Naphtali Rivkin brings more than seven years of experience in intelligence and investigations for the U.S. government, private investors, and political and nonprofit organizations.

Specifically, Naphtali focuses on pre-transaction human capital diligence, strategic intelligence advisory, and political and reputational risk, advising clients assuming significant asymmetric risk across a range of industries.

Naphtali has investigated founders, board members, LPs, shareholders, and new hires on behalf of private firms and public companies. On a multi-year contract with the U.S. Department of Defense, Naphtali participated in a human targeting process vital to national security, worked on intelligence-driven strategic communications operations, and led efforts to leverage open-source intelligence alongside classified sources. He also has experience assisting political organizations and not-for-profit foundations.

Prior to joining StoneTurn, Naphtali was a director of research for a boutique due diligence and investigations firm, a contracting intelligence analyst with the U.S. Department of Defense, and the communications director for a DC-based nonprofit. He previously served as an intelligence officer in the U.S. Army reserve.

Naphtali Rivkin was honored by Consulting Magazine as a Rising Star, Excellence in Client Service in 2024. Below is his Q&A as shared with the publication.