Director Robert S. Mueller, III has named Randall C. Thysse special agent in charge of the New York Field Office Counterintelligence Division.
In 1989, Mr. Thysse entered on duty as a special agent with the FBI. His first assignment was with the Omaha Division’s
Resident Agency. Des Moines, Iowa
Mr. Thysse later worked out of FBI Headquarters in 1998 and served as a supervisor in the Criminal Investigative Division’s financial institution fraud unit.
In October 2000, he transferred to the Salt Lake City Division’s
Resident Agency. There he served as a supervisor overseeing six FBI offices in western Helena, Montana . Montana
Mr. Thysse returned to FBI Headquarters in November 2002, where he was a unit chief in the Counterintelligence Division’s counterespionage section. He was responsible for Cuban espionage, internal security, and unauthorized disclosures of classified material programs.
In January 2005, Mr. Thysse was promoted to the Memphis Division’s national security branch as assistant special agent in charge.
He transferred back to FBI Headquarters in October 2008, where he was selected for his most recent position, section chief in the Counterintelligence Division’s global counterintelligence section.
Mr. Thysse is a
native. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in financial management and accounting from the Minneapolis, Minnesota . He received his Master of Business Administration degree from University of St. Thomas and is also a certified public account. Drake University
Mr. Thysse is married with two children.