Director of Operations
Casey Hayden is the Director of Operations and a member of Compliance Exchange Group’s (CXG) Executive Team. Responsible for organizing daily resources, determining weight of effort, and distributing workloads across the team; Mr. Hayden is relentless in pursuit of efficient and effective solutions for clients seeking to acquire broker-dealers or outsource principals.As an expert on building successful teams, developing productive organizational cultures, and incorporating innovations into operations; Mr. Hayden brings these talents to bear for the benefit of our clients.
Mr. Hayden comes to CXG after a 28-year career in the United States Air Force. As a prior-enlisted officer selected for promotion to Colonel, Mr. Hayden retired from the Air Force to bring his leadership and management talents to the private sector. His operations experiences include roles as:Senior Intelligence Duty Officer where he managed 184 daily reconnaissance missions in support of theater commanders in the Middle East and South Asia, Deputy Director of Operations for U.S. Strategic Command’s Intelligence Directorate, and Commander of 650 personnel and the United States Air Force’s largest squadron of aviators.
Mr. Hayden holds a B.S. from Excelsior College and graduated as the top Department of Defense Graduate of the Naval Postgraduate School where he earned an M.A. of European and Eurasian Security Studies.