Business Development and Training Consultant

Honolulu, Hawaii


I operate in the AsiaPac market and help clients manage their international defense and security programs, serving goverment and executive decision makers on their challenges and capability and training needs.

About Greg

Greg is the owner and President of Asia Defense and Security Advisors, LLC, a consulting and professional services company providing analysis, capability development assessments, business development, training, and professional networking in the Asia-Pacific defense and security markets. He currently operates in Hawaii and Singapore.

He is an accomplished international relations professional with over 15 years of experience in strategic planning, consulting, cross-cultural negotiation, management, and impact assessment of leading-edge defense and security programs. His expertise in threat assessment and risk mitigation accompany a proven record of applying the right solutions to meet client security posture requirements.

A retired U.S. Army Special Forces and Foreign Area Officer Colonel, Greg acquired sophisticated experience and knowledge of the Asia-Pacific defense and political-security landscape during his time in service. He also developed and implemented effective multinational strategic security assistance plans and programs, and directed numerous Special Operations focused counter-drug, counterterrorism, and maritime security programs.

Greg currently advises foreign government decision-makers and business executives on ways to enhance defense and security posture through appropriate equipment, training, and processes. He possesses a keen knowledge of evolving defense and security technologies and is known to provide effective consultation, guidance, and recommendations to protect critical infrastructures, computer networks, and personnel.

Greg earned a Master of International Public Policy from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. He is fluent in Indonesian and Tagalog (Filipino) languages and speaks conversational German

Areas of Focus

  • Crisis Management
  • Leadership Development
  • Operational Planning
  • Problem Solving
  • Training Programs

Primary Verticals

  • Government
  • Security

Consulting Practice

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