President, SeeByte Inc.
Jon Wood joined SeeByte in August 2007 as Vice President of the companies U.S based operations. He established SeeByte’s sister company SeeByte Inc. in 2008.
Jon retired from the U.S Navy in August 2007 as a Special Operations Officer and Master Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technician.
He has over 20 years’ experience in military operational and management experience in mine warfare, diving and salvage, counter-terrorism and maritime security. Jon’s operational experience includes leading Naval Special Clearance Team ONE; the U.S. Navy’s only contingency unit responsible for conducting on-call, very shallow water mine countermeasures and maritime homeland defence missions. During his three-year tour, the team was responsible for demonstrating and introducing several unique preliminary operating capabilities to the Fleet, and also operated as the U.S. Navy’s tactical unmanned systems war-fighting laboratory.
He has extensive Navy staff experience as a Branch Head-on-Fleet and Combatant Commander Staffs; serving as the principal advisor for mine warfare, combat salvage, humanitarian demining and explosive ordnance disposal.