Richard Grenell has been the US ambassador to Germany since 2018. Photo: AFP
Richard Grenell has been the US ambassador to Germany since 2018. Photo: AFP

Donald Trump’s new acting spy chief Richard Grenell will oversee 17 agencies but has no intelligence experience

  • Grenell has been announced as acting director of national intelligence, so does not require Senate confirmation, after serving as ambassador to Germany
  • Trump has ‘selected an individual without any intelligence experience to serve as the leader of the nation’s intelligence community’, one critic said

Richard Grenell has been the US ambassador to Germany since 2018. Photo: AFP
Richard Grenell has been the US ambassador to Germany since 2018. Photo: AFP
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