About the Author
Jean Perois, FSyI, CPP, PCI, PSP is a Fellow of the Security Institute and Senior Vice President for Industrial Security at Armada Technology. He is a security practitioner working in the Middle East and specializing in security risk assessments. He is a member of the ASIS International Middle East Advisory Council and serves as its regional certification representative. He is also Assistant Regional Vice President for Region 12A, which includes Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, and Yemen. The only person in the Middle East with all three ASIS certifications, Jean is a co-founder of the ASIS Qatar chapter and founder and former chapter chair of their Bahrain chapter. Jean is also currently Assistant Regional Vice President for ASIS in the Middle East. He is a results-orientated security manager, with a proven record of designing, developing and implementing quality asset protection programs for major industrial projects in multicultural environments. His work experience includes expertise in strategic planning, business management, risk-assessment, security training, program development, physical security, force protection, security audits and risk mitigation strategies. He is a security analyst with a passion for international affairs, expert at monitoring security risks, able to provide in-depth report on strategic issues and tools for decisions of upper management, with a vast experience of quality liaison with local government agencies.