Mr. Fitzpatrick began his career with the armed forces. He served as a military intelligence officer. His extensive knowledge of systems and interaction has proved invaluable in analyzing and adapting to a variety of technological advances. He has a track record of pursuing creative solutions to complex strategies. Mr. Fitzpatrick has been effective in closing several cross border transactions with a proven skill in negotiation and cultural diplomacy. His experience with business owners and academic environments enhance his perspective in acquisition planning, strategic planning, integration, value enhancement, and operational excellence.