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  1. 1. SDB Partners LLC
  2. 2. SDB Partners <ul><li>Focused market opportunities for defense and homeland security technologies and products </li></ul><ul><li>Deep expertise, knowledge and access to decision makers </li></ul>
  3. 3. SDB Partners <ul><li>Global Team </li></ul><ul><ul><li>strategically located in the United States, Europe, Russia, the Middle East, India, Japan, Central and South America </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Headquarters in Washington D.C. </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Hard Markets <ul><li>SDB Partners understands “hard markets” </li></ul><ul><li>All Partners have top level access to decision makers and a strategic understanding vital to the success of our clients </li></ul><ul><li>We offer advanced analytics to isolate real buyers in the US and international market space </li></ul>
  5. 5. Meet the Team <ul><li>Junjiro Isomura, Tokyo Japan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Isomura is a key team member with trusted high level access to key Japanese ministries and to the Cabinet Office of Japan. He plays an important role in Japan’s cyber security programs and has helped Japan’s government deal with major events such as the recent earthquake and Tsunami. Isomura is also a fellow at the Hudson Institute. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Meet the Team <ul><li>Col. Joel Levanson (USAF ret.) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Col. Levanson is a highly regarded expert in Federal government contracting and marketing, focusing heavily on defense and homeland security electronics. Recently retired from DRS Corporation, Joel originated and led a CECOM catalog program with sales of $50 million annually. </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Meet the Team <ul><li>Upi Kamal </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Upi Kamal is an expert on India and the dynamic development of India’s defense and homeland security market. Previously, he served as President of Fincantieri North America and was responsible for the acquisition of the Marinette Shipyards and success in building the first LCS ship (the Freedom) for the US Navy. </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Meet the Team <ul><li>Dr. Goran Talabani </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dr. Talabani played a major role in the liberation of Iraq from the Saddam dictatorship and today is engaged in the rebuilding of Iraq’s infrastructure and establishing effective security for democratic Iraq. Dr. Talabani is highly effective and has access to Iraq’s top leadership and decision makers. </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Meet the Team <ul><li>Ambassador Bosco Matamores Hueck </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ambassador Matamores was a leader in helping Nicaragua overcome insurgency and establish a democratic country. Today he is involved in industrial, defense and security business and projects in Central and South America. Highly regarded both as a diplomat and businessman, Ambassador Matamores has unparalleled access to business and government in the region. </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Meet the Team <ul><li>Rolly Gueron </li></ul><ul><ul><li>25 year government career in homeland and international security in Israel, now deeply involved in high technology businesses with a major focus on defense and homeland security in Israel and Eastern Europe . Mr. Gueron is experienced in multinational organizations including ZIM (global shipping), Union Bank of Israel and Tnuva (Israel's largest dairy company) </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Meet the Team <ul><li>Nick Fuhrman </li></ul><ul><ul><li>is the former Director of the Georgia Center for Innovation in Aerospace building key technology partnerships with the US Air Force and NASA.  Fuhrman served on the professional staff of the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Science and as staff lead for NASA’s space partnership with Russia that allowed the International Space Station to be built . </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Meet the Team <ul><li>Jordan Berliner </li></ul><ul><ul><li>  an expert in helping businesses improve their operations, tactics and strategies. Using human intelligence as hard data, Berliner has pioneered ways to ferret out market-critical intelligence and focus clients on targets and goals that are realistic and based on funded requirements. Mr. Berliner’s career includes Fortune 500 companies Fischer Scientific and Ernst and Young LLP </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Meet the Team <ul><li>Michael Marks </li></ul><ul><ul><li>30 years of public and private sector at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Assistant Director, Office of Science and Technology at the White House; Senior Policy Adviser to the Under Secretary for Security Assistance, Science and Technology, U.S. Department of State; and Legislative Assistant in the US Senate </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Meet the Team <ul><li>Dr. Maria Velez de Berliner </li></ul><ul><ul><li>is a recognized expert on the identification and analysis of regulatory, political, economic, social, and cultural risk worldwide, specializing in Latin America, including business practices, security, and illegal organizations. Dr. Berliner works with the US Army and Air Force and with international business organizations on building their global operations. </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. Meet the Team <ul><li>William von Raab </li></ul><ul><ul><li>William von Raab has nearly 40 years of experience in business, the practice of law and government service. He is co-founder of Republic Risk Management and Republic Capital Access LLC, a newly founded finance company for government contractors.  Mr. von Raab served as United States Commissioner of Customs from 1981 to 1990. </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Meet the Team <ul><li>Bob Francis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bob Francis led the creation of broadband wireless networks in Costa Rica, Australia and the USA. In 2009 he founded International Reconstruction Group to pursue new business opportunities in Russia . Current work includes major infrastructure projects in Russia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine as well as a national social card project in Ukraine. </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. Meet the Team <ul><li>Robert Francis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Specializes in business development for high tech companies he has introduced a wide range of new technologies to the US and international markets for companies such as GTE, Syniverse, StarScriber, Grabba International, Synchronoss Technologies, Inteledigm and and strategic partnerships for technology equipment and services </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. Meet the Team <ul><li>Aristide Caratzas </li></ul><ul><ul><li>has advised a succession of corporations and international entities in Greece, the US , Italy, Georgia, Serbia, Albania and Russia. Recent projects include representing a major Italian defense corporation on market expansion in the Caucasus; strategic positioning of an energy company in Belgrade; representing a major US company in gaining the Olympic security integration contract in Greece.  </li></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Meet the Team <ul><li>James Swanson </li></ul><ul><ul><li>retired Naval Intelligence Officer served with Middle East Forces , Office of Naval Intelligence, the Defense Intelligence Agency and the Defense Technology Security Administration. Recently was Senior VP for Operations at Finmeccanica North America Inc. Expert in major government contract opportunities. </li></ul></ul>
  20. 20. Meet the Team <ul><li>Dr. Stephen Bryen </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Former Deputy Under Secretary of Defense and former President of Finmeccanica North America, Dr. Bryen has over 40 years experience in government and industry. A highly sought after Washington “insider”, Dr. Bryen is a pioneer in the field of technology security and the founder and President of SDB Partners LLC </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. Factoid <ul><li>SDB Partners strictly follows all US Export Laws and regulations </li></ul><ul><li>SDB Partners is based in Washington DC </li></ul><ul><li>SDB Partners sponsors the popular blog and podcast Technology and Security ( www.technologysecurity, ) </li></ul><ul><li>Telephone 1-507-9086 or </li></ul>
  22. 22. <ul><li>Visit SDB Partners LLC </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>