Chief Operating Officer
Aaron P. Kirsh, Esq. is the Chief Operating Officer of CNS Global. Prior to CNS, Mr. Kirsh was a Partner and Director of Operations at American Export Partners where he specialized in the export of American manufactured fast moving consumer goods to select markets in West Africa.
In 2011-12 Mr. Kirsh was trained by the Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs and the Commercial Service's South Florida Export Assistance Center. With the Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs, Mr. Kirsh worked with the Administration on trade-related legislative issues, most notably the Free Trade Agreements with South Korea, Panama, and Colombia. During that period, Mr. Kirsh conducted a comprehensive national study of state and federal export resources and advised the Director of the National Export Initiative on methods to improve federal collaboration with state export resources nationwide.
With the Commercial Service, under the supervision of the Director of the South Florida Export Assistance Center and several Senior Trade Specialists, Mr. Kirsh advised clients on a variety of issues related to exporting American products, including labeling, licensing, financing, and logistics.
In 2008, Mr. Kirsh's team won the Inaugural Clinton Global Initiative Outstanding Commitment Award for designing a micro-finance institution to serve low-income entrepreneurs in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. Mr. Kirsh received his J.D. with a concentration in International Law at Nova Southeastern University and graduated with a bachelors in finance from Loyola University.