Jason J. Hogg serves as Leader of Aon Cyber Solutions and Chief Executive Officer of Stroz Friedberg. He is based in the firm’s New York office and was first appointed in May 2017. Mr. Hogg is responsible for the firm’s global operations and growth strategies, bringing to the role a wealth of experience in technology, finance, and business leadership.
Most recently, Mr. Hogg served as a Senior Advisor and CEO Partner for Tritium Partners, a private equity firm focused on buyouts of growth companies. In this role, Mr. Hogg was responsible for prioritizing investment exploration and executing on acquisitions in information, risk, cybersecurity and business intelligence services.
Prior to joining Tritium Partners, Mr. Hogg served as Chief Executive Officer of Blackstone’s B2R Holdings L.P. until May 2016, where he led the organization to its first $1 billion in loans and in its creation of a new asset class: multi-borrower single-family rental securitization. B2R Finance launched the mortgage industry’s first multi-borrower single-family rental securitization in March 2015 and the industry’s largest ($300 million) in November 2015.
Prior to joining B2R, Mr. Hogg was President of American Express Serve Enterprise where he was responsible for online, commerce, risk, cybersecurity and international technology platforms within the Enterprise Growth Group. Mr. Hogg is the inventor of a global platform that supports Bluebird by American Express and Walmart, as well as American Express Serve, a full service reloadable prepaid account. During his tenure, Mr. Hogg also managed American Express’ joint venture with LianLian in China, where he was responsible for opening the first two American Express offices in mainland China, as well as building the first American Express Data Center in Suzhou, China. While there, Mr. Hogg held full P&L and operating responsibility. Currently, the platform and bank gateway established by Mr. Hogg processes over $1 billion per day.
Mr. Hogg joined American Express when Revolution Money, Inc. was acquired in November 2009 for over $300 million. As Founder, President and CEO of Revolution Money, Inc., he built an alternative payment company, comprised of a PCI compliant system of record, prepaid operating system and the first secure internet based payment network in the United States composed of over 1 million merchants. Mr. Hogg has over 500 patent claims issued for complex systems in digital transactions, cybersecurity, geo-location, mobile transactions, fraud prevention and design.
Prior to American Express , Mr. Hogg co-founded MBNA Canada and served as Chief Business Development Officer, establishing the bank’s business development and marketing operations that led to $1 billion in receivables. During his five years with MBNA America, Mr. Hogg held executive positions in Loss Prevention, Credit, Compliance, Business Development and Marketing. Mr. Hogg co-founded MBNA’s Sports Marketing practice, now a $4 billion receivables business, as well as founding MBNA’s credit counseling subsidiary, Financial Management Services, Inc.
Mr. Hogg’s experience also includes COO and President positions at two technology organizations, Medsite, Inc. and HorizonLive, Inc. which were sold to WebMD and Blackboard, respectively. He is also a former Special Agent with the FBI where he was a member of Special Operations Group 13.
Since 2009, Mr. Hogg has been a Senior Lecturer of Innovation and Technology at Cornell University’s Johnson School where he has taught subjects ranging from cloud computing to cybersecurity, recently serving on the World Economic Forum’s Advisory Board for Advancing Cyber Resilience.