Aboutthe
Soufan Group

JOHN WADDELL - DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

John Waddell is a retired U.S. Marine having spent a large portion of his 20-year USMC career posted abroad with repeat permanent assignments at U.S. embassies and other duties in the Arabian Gulf region. The balance of his military career was within various combat arms duty, as an operative and formal instructor. Upon retirement from the military in 2006, Mr. Waddell has resided full-time in Qatar and worked in projects involving critical infrastructure security evaluations, national-level risk management and security related training. Mr. Waddell is an ASIS CPP and enjoys running and mountaineering.