Barry Conlon was appointed Chief Executive Officer of FreightWatch in January 2010, having held a number of senior management positions with the company. In 2005 he was appointed General Manager of FreightWatch USA, a subsidiary of FreightWatch, and oversaw the company’s growth into the leading logistic security company in the US. He has been a critical member of the senior management team since 1998. Prior to FreightWatch, Barry has over twenty years as a security professional. He began his career in the Irish Defense Forces (IDF) where he spent eleven years as a specialist team leader in the IDF special operations forces, the Army Ranger Wing and then joined Risk Management International, an Irish based risk consultancy firm. Raised in Ireland, Barry has resided in the US since 2000 and is a United States citizen. Barry currently resides in Austin, Texas.