Capt. Matt Ort (ret)
US DEFENCE AND NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR
As the most recent United States Naval Attache to Australia, Matt is an accomplished Diplomat with an intimate understanding of the Indo-Pacific geopolitical environment.
His ability to assist clients understand the Political, Environmental, Social, Technical, Legal, and Ethical landscape across the region ensures a strategic approach to current and future opportunities and situations.
As a career military officer, diplomat, pilot, and innovator with over 25 years’ experience Matt’s solution driven approach to strategic and tactical , and providing leadership and mentorship to senior Defence leadership.
Matt possesses proven performance in analysis and operationalization, operational readiness, training, disaster and crisis management; international procurement; international business improvement, and strategic communications.
Matt has demonstrated experience in providing integrated and interoperable strategic solutions between NGO’s, Government and Defence.
Matt provides clients with pro-active planning and preparedness to meet surge requirements in delivering consistency in all programs while assisting them in making sound well informed decisions.