Patrick J. Hurley
Mr. Hurley is a former pilot in the United States Navy where he served in multiple operational and administrative leadership positions while completing several shipboard deployments including to the Persian Gulf in support of Operation Desert Storm, the liberation of Kuwait, and Counter Narcotics Law Enforcement Operations in the Caribbean and Latin America.
Since leaving active naval service he has held several senior leadership positions in operations, operational risk, security, crisis management and organizational resilience distinguishing himself as a globally recognized expert in complex, best in class, security and protection.
His career includes nine years at Goldman Sachs where he served as a Vice President in the Global Operations Division and the Office of Global Security where he led all aspects of physical security for the firm’s global affiliates and subsidiaries. In addition to numerous corporate and industrial locations, his responsibilities included high risk critical road, rail and port facilities supporting the firm’s Central American mining operations, power plant operations, and global data centers.
Mr. Hurley is an elected member of the City of Summit, New Jersey City Council where he has served as chairman of the Public Safety Committee responsible for oversight, planning, and funding of the city’s Police, Fire and Emergency Management programs protecting more than 21,000 city residents, more than 200 businesses and 10 public and private schools.
Mr. Hurley is an ASIS International Certified Protection Professional (CPP). He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science (Intelligence & National Security Policy) from the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis and a Master of Science Degree in Management and Operations from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.