Sam Rosenfeld, Chairman and Co-Founder
Sam Rosenfeld holds a MBA from Wharton Business School, a MSc in Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management and a BA(Hons) in International Relations and Strategic Studies. A licensed financial securities professional, he served for eleven years as an infantry officer in the British Army’s Royal Irish Regiment, holding a succession of small unit commands across the complete range of operational modes in theatres including Iraq, Northern Ireland, Kosovo and Sierra Leone, and staff appointments including at the interface of operations and defense procurement. On leaving the Army he worked in angel funding before co-founding the Densus Group.
John Poncy, Chief Executive and Quality Officer
John Poncy holds a MBA from Wharton Business School, and a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from the United States Military Academy at West Point. John served for nine years as an Infantry Officer and Airborne Ranger, commanding light infantry and special operations companies, and the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery. John has worked in the private sector for the last 22 years, where he has successfully led and turned around companies serving in Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Tunisia, and across Europe, Asia, Africa, and North, South, and Latin America. John has been affiliated with The Densus Group since 2011, and came on board full time as the Densus CEO in 2015.
Bart Kohler, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder
Bart Kohler is a former US Marine with a breadth of experience in security operations both governmental and private. His military service was primarily as part of the Marine Expeditionary Units (Special Operations Capable) community. Since leaving active duty he has worked as the Team Leader, Counter-Surveillance Detail for an evangelical figure at high risk during his global activities. His work within the private security community has included operations as diverse as ensuring Consular Office member rescue and Office continuity in New Orleans during and after Hurricane Katrina to operations in the Middle East including as a Team Leader in Iraq. His experience includes information technology and cyber-security operations. He served as both a Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer of small to medium security companies before co-founding the Densus Group
Sarwar Uddin, Chief Financial Officer
Sarwar Uddin has been with The Densus Group as its Chief Financial Officer since January of 2016. Prior to joining Densus, he served as Corporate Controller of Keiser University, Chief Financial Officer of Venali, Inc., Vice President of Finance and Administration of Le Cordon Bleu, and various titles with Sun-Sentinel, a $350 million newspaper publishing company, along with providing financial consulting services to multiple business organizations as well. Sarwar holds a BS in Finance & MBA in Finance from Florida International University, and an MS in Accounting from Florida Atlantic University. Sarwar currently holds CPA and CGMA licenses in the State of Delaware.
Luis Vega, SVP of Business Development
Luis Vega is the Head of our Sales and Business Development for The Densus Group. Prior to joining Densus, he was the was Executive Vice President of Business Development for Special Intelligence Service, Global Sandi Group Security, Special Operations Consulting and the Confluence Group, all private security company specializing in international force protection and low-profile, high-end security operations in high-threat environments. Mr. Vega has served as the Senior Inspector for South Florida’s Criminal Justice Standards and Training's Internal Affairs Division. Currently, he is a consultant for the U.S. Government on the Counter-Narcotics and Drug Interdiction Task Force, and has served as an agent for Legacy U.S. Customs Service, under the High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Program. Mr. Vega has active duty military and Special Operation’s experience, and has served overseas as a Special Team and Program leader and operator in Iraq, Afghanistan, Lebanon, Panama, Colombia, Brazil, and Haiti; performing various security assessments for multi-national corporations and sovereign governments in the regions. He currently sits on a U.S. Congressional Task Force and Border Security Working Group and leads a Counter-Terrorism Task Force. With an MBA in international business, Mr. Vega has spoken on many occasions in US Congress Sub-Committee and industry seminars on security and counter-terrorism. Mr. Vega sits on numerous Strategic Government and Corporate Boards that lead the industry in National Security, Counter Terrorism and Security Solutions involving Land, Sea and Air classified program solutions.
Adam Leggat, Crowd Management Program Director
Adam Leggat served in the British Army for twenty one years, both as a soldier in the Gordon Highlanders and as an officer in the Royal Irish Regiment. For most of his career he was based in Northern Ireland conducting counter terrorism and crowd management operations. In addition to his operational command appointments he has also served as a formation search coordinator and as an intelligence officer. He was awarded the Queens Commendation for Valuable Service in 2002 for his work in that role. He has served in a variety of training appointments teaching both counter terrorist tactics and techniques and training units for crowd management operations.