World Border Security Congress

Attila Freska

Dr. Attila Freska

Chief Operating Officer

Securiport LLC

USA

Dr. Attila Freska is Chief Operating Officer of Securiport LLC and a recognized expert in the use of biometrics and predictive information systems for aviation security, immigration control and border security management applications. Dr. Freska is regularly invited to speak on security matters at conferences sponsored by organizations, including INTERPOL, International Air Transport Association (IATA), and Airports Council International (ACI).

Prior to joining Securiport, Dr. Freska held senior management positions in Europe, Asia, and the United States with various companies, including Johnson & Johnson, Deloitte Consulting, Owens-Illinois, and most recently American Capital. He has also started a number of entrepreneurial ventures and has supported numerous non-profit endeavors.

In addition to his private sector experience, Dr. Freska has taught courses in international business and financial management at various prestigious universities, including the University of California, Berkeley, the Middlebury Institute of International Studies, and the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, and was the Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Studies in the School of Business and Economics at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C.

A former Rotary Graduate Research Fellow at the University of Tübingen in Germany, Dr. Freska earned a Ph.D. in International Business from the Budapest University of Economic Sciences/Corvinus University in Budapest, Hungary, an MBA from the Monterey Institute of International Studies, and BA from the California State University. Additionally, Dr. Freska is a Certified Management Accountant.