President and Chief Operating Officer
A seasoned veteran of the IDF, Mr. Adi Blum serves as FUSA’s President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). Mr. Blum joined the Israeli Navy in 1992, earning a Navy certificate of excellence shortly after in 1995. With a degree in industrial engineering from Technion, the Israel Institute of Technology, he was deeply involved in Fibrotex Technologies (FTL) from a young age. A combination of his experience in the Navy, FTL, and various other business ventures earned Mr. Blum the title of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of FTL (2003-2011, 2013-2016). Having managed the company for the duration innumerable military contracts with various NATO allies as well as the IDF, Mr. Blum is well qualified given his experience with operations management. Mr. Blum was chiefly responsible for leading the planning and construction of the new US manufacturing plant in Stearns, KY and has since continued to lead the manufacturing and operations divisions.
Chief Executive Officer
With more than 27 years of consecutive operational experience within the Israeli Government operational units and the private sector in North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa, Mr. Malleron is a veteran of the Israeli Security Services and has more than 12 years of experience with the American Corp’s logistics and security standards. Fluent in Hebrew, English, and French, Mr. Malleron brings a vast understanding of the global business sector physical and informational threats. Mr. Malleron’s work experience includes:
- Israel’s Ministry of Defense for 6 years
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Service Security Bureau for 6 years
- Head of Security, Safety and Logistics for 6 years at the Electrum Group Inc.
In 2015 Mr. Malleron joined Fibrotex Technologies, where he initiated the company’s US operations, and lead Fibrotex USA to its biggest achievement thus far: a 10-year, $480M contract with the US Army. Mr. Malleron has served as the Director and CEO of Fibrotex USA since the company’s inception in 2017.