Werner Cooreman, CPP, PSP

Leadership Track
Chief Security Officer, Solvay
Since 2016 Werner Cooreman CPP PSP is Chief Security Officer at Solvay, a market leading
international chemistry group. Through 22 years of security leadership experience, Werner has
transformed security management in Solvay to a fully converged function, managing the entire
spectrum of security risk.

Previously, he held international security leadership positions in other industries and security
competence areas. This journey has allowed him to gain insight into what the common
denominators for success are that makes security a business enabler.

He is a long-standing volunteer leader with ASIS International and is currently a member of its Global Board of Directors. Prior to this, he was respectively vice-chair and chair of the former Standards & Guidelines Commission, which was transformed to the current Professional Standards Board.

He holds a MA degree from the Belgian Royal Military Academy, as well as various certificates and
complementary degrees in multiple security areas.
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Shaun Boulter

Leadership Track
Global Head Operations & Security – Corporate Mobility , AXA Partners UK
Shaun has over 27 years of experience in all aspects of security and crisis management since leaving the British Military (13 years’ service). He is currently Global Head of Security and Operations for the Corporate Mobility related services supported corporate clients globally for all aspects of travel risk management. Prior to joining AXA Partners, Shaun was the Head of Crisis and Security Management for a prominent risk consultancy company based in Singapore. During this time he supervised many crisis evacuations and implemented business continuity, crisis management and security and risk management plans and audits for many multinational corporations and high net worth individuals around the world.

Before moving to Asia, Shaun was based in London where he managed the Security & Risk department for Perot systems and was responsible for all European and Indian operations and the safety and security of over seven thousand staff. Shaun has worked as a security advisor to the Qatar Foreign/Prime Minister in Doha for a period of five years after a coup attempt to overthrow the ruling family. During this time he worked and liaised extensively with many foreign governments, military and police forces around the world.

While serving in the British military he specialised in counterterrorism in Northern Ireland, UK mainland, the Middle East and Asia. Shaun holds an MSc from Leicester University in Security & Risk Management. Shaun is also a member and Fellow with the FCiiCM.

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Nathan Green

Leadership Track
Senior SME, Cyber Risk, Dataminr
Nathan Green is a Senior Subject Matter Expert in cybersecurity risk at Dataminr, a New York-based company that specialises in artificial intelligence to provide real-time information alerts to public and private sector clients. He received an MA in National Security Studies from Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service and a BA from the University of Maine. He also serves on the State Department’s OSAC cybersecurity committee.
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Matteo Grella

Leadership Track
Head of Research & Artificial Intelligence, Crisis24
Matteo Grella is responsible for managing the global artificial intelligence team of Crisis24.

Matteo’s expertise has the distinction of combining vision, leadership, and technical background. His experience includes AI projects at private companies, universities, and government agencies. His research focuses on Natural Language Processing and related Machine Learning models. He is involved in Open-Source projects and publishes papers on these subjects.

Part of Crisis24 since the acquisition of EXOP in 2021, he oversees the application of cutting-edge technologies enabling analysts to track global events faster and have a better understanding of their impact, implications, and outcomes.
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Michael Roberts

Innovation Track
Chief Physical Security , AXA Partners
Michael Roberts is the Chief Physical Security for AXA Partners, a company that operates from over 75 offices globally, providing everything from roadside assistance, to medical and security evacuation services. Prior to joining AXA, Michael was the Director of Crisis and Security Consulting at Control Risks in the Middle East where he was responsible for the profitability and servicing of the company’s commitments in a wide variety of industries.
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Peter French, CPP

Leadership Track
CEO, SSR® Personnel
Peter J French, CPP, award the Member of the British Empire in 2010. He is the Chief Executive of SSR® Personnel, the leading recruitment consultancy in the field of security risk, permanent or interim hire, with a significant workforce presence in Europe and the Middle East. SSR® has been recognised globally as a best-in-class security recruitment consultancy in the S&FEA. He has been recognised as one of the sectors security visionaries in the IFSEC annual listing. SSR Middle East has also been awarded best security recruitment company in the region. Peter serves on the Chartered Security Professionals Registration Authority. He is a Fellow of the Security Institute, ASIS Certified Protection Professional, a Past Master, Principle Founding Member, and former Trustee of the Worshipful Company of Security Professionals. He is one of the co-founders of the Security Benevolent Fund that supports those in the security profession that require financial support in times of need. With a dedicated team of Volunteers, he organises the WCoSP Spring Dance that has to date raised over £700,000 for good causes. Peter was honoured as the 6th recipient of the Root & Branch award by the City Liveries Club for his ongoing work with the City of London Livery and Charities.

Session: Poster session: SSR/ASIS European Salary Survey
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Jason Dibley

Innovation Track
Technical Director, QCC Global Ltd
Jason Dibley is the technical director of QCC Global Ltd, the largest global TSCM provider, serving large commercial and government entities with offices in the UK and Singapore. QCC also provides Physical Penetration Services, Digital Forensics, Accredited Training and produces specialist TSCM systems and products in use by government worldwide.

He has been active in countering espionage operations for the last 20 years and constantly evolves new procedures and solutions for emerging surveillance threats. Previously Jason spent 20 years as a covert surveillance engineer with New Scotland Yard working on many operations alongside numerous global security services and military units.

He is security cleared and is a founder member of the Technical Surveillance Countermeasures Institute (TSCMi) and an advisory board member of the ERiI (Espionage Research Institute International) both bodies of excellence within the TSCM industry.

Session: Physical Penetration Testing – Advantages, Methodology & Examples
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