MEET The TEAM

James Carmichael, CPP

President

James Carmichael’s skill and experience has allowed him to become a recognized leading professional in Security and Risk Management. Following an accomplished 25+ year career as an RCMP officer, where he participated and led complex foreign investigations in Central and South America, represented Canadian security interests, advised Canadian diplomats on security and threats, and assisted in the development of foreign police organizations, James entered the private security sector in 2007 and became the Director of Security for a variety of multinational companies, both domestically and abroad.

James’ prior experience and skills has made him a sought-after consultant to provide security and risk management services to companies in the manufacturing, transportation, energy and mining sectors. James’ expertise covers the following areas:

– Security Program Review and Investigations

– Issues and Crisis Management Response

– Threat and Vulnerability Analysis

– Foreign and Domestic Due Diligence Investigation

– Cargo and Transportation Security

– Supply Chain Risk Assessment

– Criminal and internal investigations

James is multilingual with proficiency is French, Spanish and English, and has had advanced training on organized crime, hostage negotiation, transport and cargo security, extortion and many others. He is Board Certified in Security Management (CPP) through ASIS International since 2011. James’ skill and experience has allowed him to become a recognized leading professional in national and international security risk management.

James has held senior executive roles in a number of companies, has a strong business acumen and is highly regarded as an industry leader. His vast experience in security management and people skills will be a valuable asset and fundamental in leading ISN through the next stage of business growth.

  • 905-421-0046
  • jcarmichael@isninc.ca