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John Hensel

CO-FOUNDER + CEO (MENA)

John currently serves as Securrency, Inc. COO and Senior Executive Officer for Securrency Middle East North Africa (MENA) Operations in Dubai, UAE. Prior to co-founding Securrency in 2015, John served in executive leadership and senior program management positions with the U.S. Navy. His uniformed career spanned 25 years with extensive experience leading cross functional teams to include international business development efforts managing portfolios valued in excess of $15B.  His assignments include Director of International Programs for Maritime Aircraft and the Senior Military Program Manager for Commercial Derivative Aircraft. He holds a B.S. in Physics from the U.S. Naval Academy, an M.B.A. from John Hopkins University, and an M.A. from the Naval War College