BizJet Security LLC
John Cosenza was Managing Director for Global Security, Investigations and Life Safety at Citigroup. In this capacity, John was responsible for all security, investigations, and safety for over 300,000 employees in 105 countries. During this 29 year career at Citigroup, John also served as Managing Director of Corporate Services, developing and leading Citigroup's Business Aviation and executive support functions, and was Assistant Corporate Secretary for Compliance.
He also served as Vice President for Global Security and Aviation at Siebel Systems, the world's leader in customer relationship management systems software. In this role, he was responsible for leading all Security, Life Safety, Risk Mitigation and Investigation activities, and managing the company's business aviation operations. John also spent two years on the management team at Webvan Group, directing all Security and Risk Management activities including Information security and regulatory compliance.
John has extensive experience in the global security and safety environment, analyzing and mitigating risk for both medium and large corporate entities. Together with his background developing and managing global flight departments, John is recognized as one of the leaders in the private and business aviation profession.
John is a founding member and former Co-Chairman of the U.S. Department of State Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC). He is a member of the National Business Aviation Association Security Council. John is also a former Chairman of the International Banking Security Association and the American Bankers Association Risk Management Division. He serves on several not-for-profit and advisory boards, and has been active in community projects in both the New York City and Northern California areas.