Bloomfield Hills, MI – June 27, 2017 – Mackinac Partners, a leading financial advisory, turnaround management and restructuring firm, announced the promotion of business intelligence and security expert Kevin M. Cronin to Senior Managing Director.
Cronin, a highly credentialed investigative and intelligence professional, has over 24 years of experience across public and private sectors, including serving with distinction as a Special Agent with the US Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General. Kevin held a US Top Secret Clearance while serving as a Special Agent. Cronin also spent time in law enforcement as a Police Sergeant with a local law enforcement agency and was President of a Michigan based security consulting firm. He has personally managed several large scale conspiracy, fraud and corruption investigations over the years and also worked in an undercover capacity with the U.S. government, the FBI, DEA, and other federal and state jurisdictions.
As a senior member of Mackinac’s Business Intelligence Group (BIG), Cronin has led various corporate investigative engagements helping companies mitigate risk, secure stakeholder value with advanced security plans and actionable intelligence, and respond to key security threats and breaches, including upgrading corporate security infrastructures and process controls. He received the 2016 Investigative Excellence award from the Michigan Council of Professional Investigators (MCPI) in November 2016.
“Kevin continually strives to deliver exceptional value and relevant capabilities to our clients, who are increasingly interested in solutions that fortify their security platforms, mitigate their risks and provide the intel and insights that help drive and secure sustainable business plans.” Mackinac Partners Founder and Managing Partner Jim Weissenborn said. “We congratulate Kevin on his promotion and look forward to the continued growth and innovation he helps bring to our Business Intelligence practice and clients.”