Former Assistant Director
FBI Office of Private Sector
Eric Vélez-Villar is the Former Assistant Director of the FBI’s Office of Private Sector, where he worked to strengthen FBI partnerships with the U.S. private sector. After a 30-year career in the FBI, he went to The Walt Disney Company in 2016 as Vice President of Security, with responsibilities to protect Disney parks, resorts, and cruise ships worldwide, as well as its sensitive intellectual property. Vélez-Villar holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business from the Inter-American University of Puerto Rico and an MBA from the University of Southern California. Among other recognitions, he received the Attorney General’s Award for Distinguished Service.