Each week on “5 Minute Salute,” our host, Dan Bean, talks to veterans who have successfully transitioned from active duty to the business world. This week, Dan Bean sat down with Emilien Davis from JDX Consulting.

JDX is a global consulting company specialising in aligning bespoke, flexible resourcing solutions to financial services clients in areas of change management, remediation, technology and advisory projects.

To learn more, visit https://www.jdxconsulting.com.

What Branch of Service where you in and for how long?: United States Navy, 6 years.

After your service ended, how did you spend your time? Did you go back to school? Immediately enter the private sector?: Entered the private sector, lower paying jobs, eventually enrolled in college.

Are you a member of any veteran organizations? If so which ones?: Yes, Operation New Uniform

What has been your career after your service came to an end?: Myriad experiences, finally landing in Management Consulting.

Was there anything or anyone that helped you during the transition from military to civilian life?: Old shipmates, family, friends and a few mentors along the way.