Brigadier General (Ret.) Hasson Hasson
CEO Middle East Desk
Mr. Hasson Hasson, is a leading figure in Israel’s national and homeland security landscape. While serving through several wars and conducting a range of high-level field operations Mr. Hasson has been an active participant in Israel’s Security Affairs, becoming the Military Secretary to two Israeli Presidents, President Shimon Peres and President Reuven Rivlin, while representing the IDF and Israel’s Security Council by consulting to Israel’s Prime Minister, Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu.
Mr. Hasson has built a distinguished military carreer in the Israeli military forces with over 37 years of dedicated service. He has served in a vast range of special military units ranging from Intelligence affairs to fighting terrorism where he led end-to-end counter-terrorism strategies and operations. Throughout his career, Mr. Hasson was honored with a range of military awards and promotions which reflect his professional achievements and contribution.
On an international level. Mr. Hasson has also accumulated extensive experience in engaging with world leaders, especially from the Middle East and the Arab world where he was in charge of establishing and maintaining discrete connections between the state of Israel and its counterparts.
In addition to his military service, Mr. Hasson achieved high level training from Israel’s National Security Academy and the IDF General Training Academy where he completed Israel’s elite General’s Course and was promoted in rank to Brigade General. In parallel, Mr. Hasson has a B.A. in Law from the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya and Master’s degree in Political Science from Israel’s leading Tel-Aviv University.
As a result, Mr. Hasson’s skillset includes intelligence collection and strategic analysis, including people and project management deriving from his unique and undeniable expertise in the field.
Today, Mr. Hasson is the owner of Hhope and part of Compass Ventures Group where he leads all business development affairs in the Middle East. His focus is on promoting technology projects in the sectors of Public Security and Infrastructure. He is highly connected in the national and global arena of Public and Homeland Security where he offers consulting on key projects while scouting new talents and engaging with hi-tech companies in Israel and abroad.