Suite Talk, Sept. 23, 2009 – Chertoff Joins KeyPoint Government Solutions Board –

Former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff will serve on the board of directors at KeyPoint Government Solutions, which provides security-clearance background investigations as well as monitoring and fraud prevention services for government agencies.

Chertoff, who served in the last Bush administration, is now managing partner and co-founder of the Chertoff Group, a risk management and security consulting company, and is senior of counsel at the Washington law firm Covington & Burling.

Chertoff had been a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit and, earlier, a federal prosecutor.

“We are very fortunate to have the opportunity to work with Secretary Chertoff, one of our country’s foremost experts on the integration of safety, security and law enforcement,” said KeyPoint President and CEO Jeff Schlanger.