Zachary Cornelius Birnen (March 1951 - ) is the current Director of the Helvetian Federal Intelligence Department, and previously held the position as the first President of the New Helvetian Confederation. Birnen lead the Helvetian Valley Revolution and devoted his political life to ensuring social and economic equality, and created the Social Justice Party which aligned to his political ideologies of social liberalism and progressivism. Birnen oversaw the creation of the Helvetian Confederate Reserve and has been instrumental in the operations of the Helvetia Standard Company, which has become one of the largest extractors and refiners of crude oil in the former United States.