DISC Profile: The Investigator

By the 123test team. Updated September 2023

To help interpretation, communication and understanding, DISC Personality Model experts have defined - through statistical analysis of the graph combinations - fifteen DISC 'Patterns' or 'Classifications'.

The Investigator is one of the fifteen profiles of the DISC personality test. On this page you will find a description of The Investigator's personality traits.

The Investigator


Investigators are focused and goal orientated.


Investigators are comfortable working alone.


Investigators have the ability to deal with the task in hand without being distracted.


Investigators strive for order and structure.

Investigators have an inner need to be objective and analytical.

Here are some keywords people use to describe an Investigator:

Stable; controlled; unemotional; systematic; perfectionist; determined; dogged; stubborn; dispassionate.

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Other DISC Profiles

Besides The Investigator, there are fourteen other profiles within the DISC typology. These are:

The Achiever, The Coach, The Counselor, The Creator, The Enthusiast, The Evaluator, The Individualist, The Inspirational, The Objective Thinker, The Perfectionist, The Persuader, The Practitioner, The Results-Oriented and The Specialist

Are you an Investigator? You can take an online DISC test and find out or read more in the article What is DISC?.