In 2003, while assigned to a Special Operations Task Force in Iraq, Eric Maddox conducted over 300 interrogations and collected the intelligence which directly led to the capture of Saddam Hussein. Maddox will be the featured speaker at an event at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 5 sponsored by the YPO-Next Gen student group. The event will be held in Emerson Auditorium, Knight Hall; it is open and free to the Wash U community.
Maddox who is currently a student in Olin’s Executive MBA program (Class 45), will share his story and the lessons learned on the battlefield. In addition to authoring Capturing Saddam, Maddox is a consultant to corporations, organizations, and individuals on interrogation and debriefing techniques.
Maddox has conducted over 2,700 interrogations during 20 years of service in the U.S. Army, the Federal Government Civil Service, and as a Department of Defense (DoD) Interrogator.
Image: Saddam Hussein captured, markhumphrys.com