Mr. Durnan has worked at the highest levels of government and business. Currently, he is the Deputy Director, Joint Advanced Concepts in the Office of the Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics. Prior to the Defense Department, he led a highly successful profit and loss business unit at BAE Systems, Inc. and was part of the management teams of mergers and acquisitions related businesses at Radius Capital Partners, LLC and MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings, Inc. Mr. Durnan is also the Founder and Managing Member of Woodbury Hills Partners, LLC (WHP), an advisory services firm.
His government career spans both the active duty military and the civilian service. His civilian government service includes serving as a special assistant to the Secretary of Defense and the Deputy Secretary of Defense. He also served the Country as a Naval Officer, retiring after over 20 years of service.
Mr. Durnan is an attorney admitted to the Bar of New York. His practice area included multi-national corporate litigation, as well as intellectual property and general corporate law.
Mr. Durnan is a Director of Swift Prepaid Solutions, Ltd and kSaria Corporation.
Mr. Durnan holds a BS from the United States Naval Academy, an MA from Georgetown University and a JD from The Georgetown University Law Center. He has also completed an executive education program for directors of public companies at the Wharton School.