Jay is a Director of Strategic Planning, Project Implementation and Business Development, with a focus on Risk Management and Engineering/ Construction Industries at East West Associates. Jay has over 40 years’ experience providing consulting services to both industry and government on a global basis and has worked in Asia since 1994, living in both Singapore and Shanghai. Previously, Jay was the Chief Operating Officer for the Asia Pacific Region and the Chairman for Hill & Associates where he managed Asia Pacific operations including business strategy, strategic planning, executive business development, client relations, country operations and all client projects and assignments. Jay also received a Presidential Appointment under the Reagan/Bush administration and served in the Department of Defense. Jay undergraduate programs were from Virginia Military Institute and graduate programs were from Harvard.