Edward F. Davis is the President and CEO of Edward Davis, LLC, a security and business strategy firm. Davis has brought together a team of security and technology solutions experts including former federal, state, local law enforcement, military officials, corporate leaders and attorneys with strong links to academic institutions, national and international government and intelligence entities. The Davis team lends their expertise to crisis response, risk management, cyber and insider threat, facility assessment and design, audit and compliance, thought leadership and policy, government consulting, IoT protection and product strategy. Davis represents fortune 500 companies and other corporations including Motorola Solutions, Uber, Deloitte, and the Red Sox, as well as high tech startups and government agencies.Former Police Commissioner of the Boston Police Department and Chief of the Lowell Police Department. Davis retired from law enforcement after 34 years. He administered 6 world championship celebrations and led the highly successful response to the Boston Marathon bombing. His success in organizational change resulted from a strong commitment to Community Policing. His model resulted in 50 and 35% decreases in serious crime in two major cities in Massachusetts. He is a recognized expert in crisis management and community policing. He brings with him a strong record of interagency collaboration and a broad range of local, state, national and international experience in law enforcement and public safety.Commissioner Davis has worked internationally on terrorism and policing in Singapore, London, Northern Ireland, Jordan and Israel. Commissioner Davis served on the Police Executive Research Forum’s (PERF) Board of Directors and was a founding member and first President of the Massachusetts Major City Chiefs Association. He has worked as an advisor to the Chicago police and is a member of the Federal Court Monitor team for the New York Police Department.Davis is a frequent contributor to CNN, FOX News, and USA today. He has appeared on Meet the Press, and 60 minutes. He is a current Security Consultant to CBS Boston station WBZ. Davis provides thought leadership to mitigate and manage Cyber Security threats. He is a Fellow at Harvard’s Institute of Politics and has lectured extensively at Harvard and MIT on the pertinent issues of Cyber Security and Terrorism. He is serving on the advisory board of Raytheon Cyber. He serves as an advisor to several venture backed startups including Cybric, Mark 43, and Shooter Detection Systems.Commissioner Davis has been recognized for his efforts locally and nationally, including through the Police Executive Research Forum, the International Association of Chiefs of Police and the Major Cities Chiefs Association. He has received Honorary Doctorates from Northeastern and Suffolk Universities and the University of Massachusetts at Lowell. He holds a Professional Director Certification from the American College of Corporate Directors, a public company directors education and credentialing organization. Past and current Board and Advisory appointments include: Police Executive Research Forum’s (PERF), LoJack, Mark 43, Cybric, Inc., Raytheon Cyber, Uber, Draft Kings, Shooter Detection Systems, Sarcos, Sensity, Mutualink, NetBio and American Gaming Association.