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Viken Detection Hires Jonathan Decker as General Counsel

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Viken Detection, pioneer of drug interdiction, counterterrorism, and environmental threat protection technologies, today announced it has added Jonathan Decker to the senior leadership team as General Counsel.

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Jonathan Decker (Photo: Business Wire)

Jonathan Decker (Photo: Business Wire)

Decker is a seasoned legal professional, who previously served as Vice President and Associate General Counsel of CIRCOR International Inc. Before joining CIRCOR, he was Corporate Counsel at Analogic Corporation, Director of Policy and Communications at the Tobin Project and an Associate at Ropes & Gray LLP. Jon is a graduate of Harvard Law School with a J.D. degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree in social studies, also from Harvard.

“Having worked closely with Jon in the past, I am honored to have him join me and my team,” said Jim Ryan, CEO of Viken Detection. “Not only is Jon a talented and highly credentialed lawyer, he has great business instincts and shares my aspirations for Viken.”

“In its short history, Viken Detection has already had a tremendous impact on public safety and security,” said Decker. “I look forward to helping Jim and Viken continue on the path of success, evolve as a global security company, and aggressively secure and defend our shared values.”

Decker is set to join the Viken Detection team effective January 27, 2020.

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About Viken Detection

Viken Detection provides security imaging and material identification solutions that help law enforcement and safety inspection professionals keep the public safe from drug trafficking, terrorism and other hazardous threats. The company’s innovative products, the Osprey-UVX (under vehicle X-ray scanner), HBI-120 (handled imager) and Pb200i (lead-paint analyzer), are the recognized leaders in their markets. Viken Detection is headquartered just northwest of Boston, in Burlington Massachusetts. For more information, visit