Mr. Beasey is a retired United States Marine Corps Officer with 21 years of service, spending much of his time focusing on Defense and Intelligence Cooperation, National Security Affairs, and Foreign Policy arenas, he honed his skills engaging with military and government leaders around the world. Subsequently, joining Goldman Sachs Investment Bank, Global Security Office in New York, adding to his extensive network in the security, intelligence, and financial sector. Following his time with Goldman, Mr. Beasey served as the President and CEO of the America Turkish Council, a leading business development and investment group working with companies to achieve their growth and investment objectives. Currently, Mr. Beasey is Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of 8 Degrees East, GmbH, a strategic advisory and business intelligence firm based in Zurich, Switzerland. Through his years of leadership, international relations, and business development experience, from battlefields to board rooms, Mr. Beasey has a demonstrated ability to advise, problem-solve, and help clients realize their desired outcomes.