Joe Costa is an Associate Vice President at The Cohen Group, a Washington, D.C. based global consulting and strategic advisory firm, where he leads Fortune 100 client relationships at the senior executive level. Joe provides strategic advice to corporate senior management on political and regulatory risk as well as go-to-market strategies, including market sizing, lead generation, customer targeting, and partnership development. He supports senior executives on the political, legal, and regulatory factors that may impact their company’s ability to successfully enter and operate in a market. He also helps open and sustain lines of communication with government, business, non-profit, media and financial leaders who could impact a company’s success in the market. Joe is a mentor a Dcode42, a start-up accelerator for technology firms. He is a Truman National Security Project Fellow and received a Masters in Public Policy from the University of Chicago where he was a McCormick Tribune Leadership Fellow in the Program for Urban and Community Leadership.