Torchlight USA, LLC, is a world class, discreet, multidisciplinary business solutions, training, logistics, security, enabling and advisory service founded and managed by a team of experienced professionals from the American Military Special Operations, Intelligence, Cyber Warfare, Logistics, & Combat Medicine Communities and State and Federal Law Enforcement. Torchlight USA is comprised of highly dedicated and experienced specialists with extensive backgrounds including land and maritime based; counter proliferation; counter piracy, and peace keeping operations.

Torchlight USA offers additional subject matter expertise in aviation search and rescue, disaster contingency, criminal investigative, tactical medicine, linguist/translation services, humanitarian relief, executive & diplomatic protection, host nation liaison and consulting in direct support to US Government, NATO Coalition, and Corporate initiatives. Torchlight is readied to indefatigably provide our clients with performance based solutions via dedicated services of proven industry professionals and technology in any clime and place. Torchlight LLC is an elite, multifaceted business and is firmly committed to satisfying client requirements and full profile mission completion & success.

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Eric Kirsch

Founder, Chief Executive Officer


Mr. Kirsch graduated with honors in 2004 from the The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA. He commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant, United States Marine Corps the same year and was honorably discharged as a Captain after 8 years’ service in 2012. Mr. Kirsch successfully completed training and earned the 0204 MOS, Counterintelligence / Human Source Intelligence Officer designator and served as Human Intelligence Exploitation Team (HET) Officer in Charge during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Afterwards Mr. Kirsch was selected for a clandestine “B-Billet” and successfully graduated from the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Joint Counterintelligence Training Academy (JCITA), Elkridge, MD in 2008, earning the title of “Case Officer” and the Federal Law Enforcement Training Academy, Glynco, GA in 2009 earning the title Special Agent, of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS). Mr. Kirsch was assigned to the NCIS, Washington DC Field Office’s (DCWA) Foreign Counterintelligence “A” Squad and was responsible for multiple named Offensive Foreign Counterintelligence Operations (OFCO). Mr. Kirsch’s experience includes Marine Corps active duty combat deployments to Operation Iraqi Freedom, in 2006-2007-2008 (2), Operation Enduring Freedom in 2011 (Helmand Province, Afghanistan) (1), DIA JCITA OFCO Instructor (2013), NCIS Civilian Special Agent (2014), and served as advisor to the American Government, and Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) as a civilian in Iraqi Kurdistan in 2014 & 2015.