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As the leading national security advisory firm, Beacon Global Strategies helps its clients strategically navigate geopolitical risk, defense and national security policy, federal business development, and global technology policy.

Beacon Global Strategies is a Washington, D.C.-based strategic advisory firm advising leading companies on national security issues.

Beacon supports clients across defense and national security policy, geopolitical risk, global technology policy, and federal business development. Founded in 2013, Beacon develops and supports the execution of bespoke strategies to mitigate business risk, drive growth, and navigate an increasingly complex geopolitical environment. Through its bipartisan team and decades of experience, Beacon provides a global perspective to help clients tackle their toughest challenges.

Practice Areas

Leveraging the distinctive backgrounds of experts with decades of domestic and international experience, Beacon operates in the following practice areas:


Defense and Aerospace

Beacon’s decades of expertise and deep networks help defense and aerospace clients of all sizes win new domestic and international sales…


Global Technology Policy

As global markets and political dynamics shift, new requirements could reshape the private sector’s ability to advance cutting-edge…


National Security Technology

As commercial players redefine the national security landscape with disruptive technologies and capabilities, the U.S. government…


Geopolitical Risk

Beacon Global Strategies’ clients are global enterprises whose operations touch nearly every continent. Ensuring these companies can navigate political developments as they arise are…



The Indo-Pacific region is experiencing dramatic geopolitical changes. The tectonic shift in U.S.-China relations is having far reaching effects on the private


Intelligence and Space

Drawing upon collective decades of experience in the intelligence community, Beacon Global Strategies specializes in navigating private sector engagement with U.S. homeland…

Service Offerings

Informed by deep networks in the policy and business community, Beacon provides its clients with tailored strategies to anticipate global developments, mitigate challenges, and realize new opportunities. These offerings include:

Beacon leverages the diverse background of its team of experts who have decades of experience spanning the public and private sectors.

News & Insights

  • Global Technology Policy

The Fall of AI: How the rest of 2023 will shape the trajectory of AI regulation The Download_Vol 1_Issue 1_Fall 2023 What’s New: ​ Congress and the Biden administration want the rest of the year to be a time of learning and of laying the foundation for future action on artificial…

  • National Security Technology

The Defense Innovation Unit is undergoing a “pretty significant shift,” Doug Beck, a former vice president at Apple and captain in the Navy Reserve who took over DIU in April, told Breaking Defense. By: Jaspreet Gill, September 19, 2023 As originally appeared on Breaking Defense. The Pentagon logo, after some…