Jay P. Nash is a co-founder, Managing Director for Strategy and Development, and Asia Pacific expert at SECURUS Strategic Trade Solutions, LLC, a consultancy that specializes in non-US trade controls and compliance.
Prior to helping start SECURUS, Mr. Nash worked for five years as a Senior Associate and East Asia Projects Manager at the Center for International Trade and Security, University of Georgia (CITS/UGA), where he worked with both industry and government on a variety trade control matters. He has helped companies in the aviation, telecommunications, automotive, chemical, and industrial equipment sectors track and operationalize trade control developments in mainland China, Hong Kong SAR, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Singapore and other ASEAN countries. He has also reviewed and helped enhance company internal compliance programs (ICP) and provided on-site export control training for company personnel. In the public sector, Mr. Nash has worked with national governments from every region of the world to provide guidance and support on establishing domestic export control systems, and developing compliance tools and resources for industry. Mr. Nash is a regular speaker and presenter at regional and international export control conferences, and he has published on East Asian trade control developments in the US, Japan, and Korea. During his time at CITS/UGA, Mr. Nash lived and worked in Beijing, China for more than one year, and he is proficient in Mandarin Chinese.