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David Cogan
Managing Director

David Cogan is a co-founder and Managing Director of Sapient Investigations, Inc. He is responsible for overseeing day to day operations of the company and managing complex corporate intelligence investigations.

Prior to launching the firm in January 2010, Cogan was Director of Investigations in the Los Angeles office of Kroll, Inc from 2003 until 2009. While there Cogan managed a wide range of complex business intelligence, internal fraud investigations, litigation support and due diligence investigations on behalf of law firms and corporate clients.

Prior to that, Cogan was an award-winning journalist based in Los Angeles.

Mark Cromer
Senior Investigator

Mark Cromer is a Senior Investigator at Sapient Investigations, Inc. who specializes in complex business disputes, litigation and business intelligence. He is based in Los Angeles, California.

Before joining Sapient, Cromer was a contract investigator in Los Angeles for Kroll Associates, the global risk consulting and investigations firm.

Prior to this Cromer was a journalist and corporate communications specialist for more than two decades in Southern California.

Steve Levine
Senior Consultant

Steve Levine is Managing Director of The Vine Group, an investigations firm based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Levine specializes in internal investigations and litigation-related matters. He is a nationally recognized expert on public records.

From 2002 to 2010, Levine was a Managing Director at Kroll, Inc. where he managed numerous investigations involving theft of trade secrets and financial fraud.

Sam Anson
Senior Consultant

Sam Anson is the Managing Partner of Custom Information Services, Inc., an international investigations firm. His practice is focused on complex, multi-jurisdictional disputes, litigation and business intelligence.

From 2000 to 2010, Anson was the Regional Managing Director for Latin America and the Caribbean for Kroll Inc. In this capacity, Anson oversaw all aspects of Kroll’s Latin America operations and led many of the firm’s major engagements in the region.