John Hensel is the chief operating officer of Securrency, the leading developer of institutional-grade blockchain-based financial and regulatory technology. He leads global business operations for Securrency’s international team based in Abu Dhabi, UAE. John served in the U.S. Navy for over 25 years as an aviator and a major defense acquisition program manager. He achieved an MA in business administration from Johns Hopkins University, an MA in arts, strategy and policy from Naval War College and a bachelor of science from the U.S. Naval Academy.