Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of T&TS

Alexander Monroe is senior vice president chief operating officer, Training & Technical Services (T&TS), at IDS International. T&TS delivers customized training support for military and civilian teams on interagency principles, capabilities, and objectives as well as provides Special Operations forces training to our nation’s most elite warfighters.

Prior to joining IDS, Monroe was President and CEO of DECO, a leading provider of international training and security assessment services for the Department of State (DOS) which IDS acquired in 2020. DECO’s project portfolio includes the DOS’s Office of Anti-Terrorism Assistance, Terrorist Crime Science Investigation Curriculum Update Contract; and the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, Office of Africa and Middle East Programs, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Women’s Corrections Academy Training Project Contract.

Monroe’s experience prior to DECO includes leading the strategic and business development functions of two Fortune 500 companies. He also successfully built a global, consumer products company which he sold in 2015. Earlier in his career, Monroe was in investment banking and focused on middle-market mergers and acquisitions.

Monroe has an MBA in international finance from the Thunderbird School of Global Management where he graduated at the top of his class.