Nick Duchene


As a Director at our firm, Nick is responsible for recruiting qualified candidates for our Protective Security Division. His military outreach initiatives and global network of law enforcement, military, and security professionals have enabled Nick and his recruitment team to find the most qualified security professionals to protect our at-risk clients around the world.

Prior to his current role, Nick served as GDBA’s Chief Training Instructor, where he trained GDBA protectors and other security professionals in the fundamentals of close protection.

During his career, Nick has also trained numerous companies and corporations in active shooter prevention and response, and continues to serve as a senior active shooter instructor for GDBA.

Prior to joining our firm, Nick served 20 years in the United States Army, where he retired at the rank of First Sergeant. During his career, Nick led high-risk reconnaissance and security operations, including a raid in Iraq that liberated eight hostages.

Additionally, as a Senior Military Advisor, Nick implemented the security training program for more than
800 Soldiers.