A passionate Security senior executive with first class communication skills. A confident and articulate communicator who combines a professional approach with excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to lead others, influence decisions and develop effective internal and external relationships with key decision makers in the security field, with over 34 years’ international experience with a wealth of experience across the corporate security sector. Able to work under pressure in fast-paced, time sensitive environments. Proven ability to interact effectively with people of diverse nationalities and comfortable working in a multi-cultural setup
Head of security Emergency Response Team EMOPS Unicef
Depuis août 2020
États-Unis - New York
In charge of the security strategy to be implemented in new emergencies operations around the world, in high risk environment to protect UNICEF staff, assets and operations, and to secure the delivery of the programs.
Advise the Unicef senior representative in country, on the security rules to be applied and define the security operating procedures.
Provide deep security analysis on the operating context, work closely with UNDSS to define the security measures to be deployed.
Work closely with governments security services, diplomatic security services, armed forces deployed, to exchange security information's necessary for decision making.
Regional security Advisor Sahel Unicef.
à juillet 2020
Provide advice and assistance to the UNICEF representatives, on all aspects of security coordination. Monitor developments in the region linked to the safety and security of UNICEF personnel and program delivery and update the representatives accordingly.
Monitor situations and events in the region and gather and analyses information with the aim of identifying emerging trends and providing early warning of any potential situation that may affect the safety and security of UNICEF staff, premises and assets and that may also impact he program delivery.
Assist the Representatives with Security Planning and emergency/Crisis Preparedness in accordance with the country specific situation and security requirements including the effectiveness of UNICEF's Emergency Communications System and business continuity capability.
Monitor that country offices comply with and periodically exercise security procedures/protocols and guidelines including: MOSS compliance, Compound Security, Access Control, Building Evacuation Plans Warden System, Security Awareness and Briefings, Fire Safety, Security Component of Business Continuity Plan (BCP), Operational Status of Alternate BCP Site and Communication Tree.
Provide briefings and presentations to UNICEF senior managers and staff with security responsibilities on current and new UN security policies and guidelines and tools
Group Chief Operating Officer.
First Security Group
à avril 2015
Émirats arabes unis
Contribute and assist in developing company’s operations strategy, tactics, long, mid, and short-term forecasting and overall efforts to continually improve performance through operations analysis. Expected use of responsible authority and excellent communications to profitably expand company. Manage key elements of the company’s operational performance required to meet both customer and financial expectations.
Contribute and assist in developing company’s operations strategy, tactics, long, mid, and short-term forecasting and overall efforts to continually improve performance through operations analysis. Manage key elements of the company’s operational performance required to meet both customer and financial expectations. Develop the frame work of accountability of the group.
Directs the development and installation of procedures and controls, to promote communication and adequate information flow, and thereby solidify management control and direction of the enterprise.
Develops and establishes operating and security policies consistent with the CEO’s broad policies and objectives and insures their adequate execution. Appraises and evaluates the results of overall operations regularly and systematically and reports these results to the CEO.
Managing Director & COO G4S International Maritime Security Solution
à juillet 2013
Directs, administers, and coordinates the internal operational activities of the organization in accordance with policies, goals, and objectives established by the Chief Executive Officer and the Board of Directors. Leads and directs the following functions and/or business units: operations, human resources, information systems, new business coordination. Plays a key role in promotion and communication at the organisations.
Assists the CEO in the development of organization policies and goals that cover operations, personnel, financial performance, and growth of the functions and/or business units .
Plans and directs all aspects of the organization’s operational policies, objectives, initiatives. Responsible for the attainment of short and long-term financial and operational goals.
Senior Security Adviser North Africa.
à juin 2010
Show an understanding of the challenges facing the Security industry at present and illustrate a knowledge of the operational attention to detail that will be required to succeed within the Security industry.
Develop the customer portfolio in all aspect of security business, guarding, electronic security solutions including CCTV and access control, security consultancy operations. In charge of the creation and development of the Event security department. Responsible for heading up their expansion in new markets as well as continued expansion among existing clients.
In charge of the study and implementation of the full security solution for a major oil and gas company in Morocco, which include the following: Develop the security strategy and Coordinate security for onshore and offshore operations and liaise with local and national security forces and any other relevant parties as required.