NISEC 2018 SPEAKERS
Lt. Gen. Obiakor, (Rtd.)
Lieutenant General Obiakor is a graduate of the National War College, Nigeria. He obtained a Master of Science degree in strategic studies from the University of Ibadan in Nigeria and has participated in numerous international military courses.
Lt. Gen. Obiakor, (Rtd.) started his military career with the Nigerian Army in 1973. He has served as the Commander of the Economic Community of West African States Monitoring Group (ECOMOG) Artillery Brigade in Liberia (1996 and 1997), the ECOMOG Chief Coordinator of the Liberian elections in July 1997, and as the General Officer Commanding, Second Mechanized Division of the Nigerian Army. He also held the position of Chief of Administration of the Nigerian Army, in charge of the welfare, discipline and medical services for all Nigerian military personnel.
He is the highest ranking Nigerian soldier to serve the United Nations as Mili¬tary Adviser for peacekeeping op¬erations. This was in 2008. Before then, he was the Force Command¬er of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), a position UN Secretary-General Kofi An¬nan appointed him to in January 2006. No less a soldier’s soldier, he also served longest in recent memory, as a General in the Nige¬ria Army.
For standing tall in a very challenging environment and delivering 38 years of sterling, disciplined service to his fatherland in the Nigeria Army; for lifting the image of Nigeria in the international arena of military service through quality, exemplary interventions and honourable conduct which earned both himself and Nigeria recognition from the international commu¬nity, Lt. Gen. Chikadibia Obiakor (rtd.), is The AUTHORITY Icon.
Cmdre. Sudhir Kumar (Rtd.)
Cmdre. Sudhir Kumar (Rtd.) is a holder of M.Sc in Physics, M.Phil in Nuclear Physics in Department of Atomic Energy Scheme, M.Tech in Nuclear Technology from B.A.R.C, Trombay, Mumbai, India MBA from MDI Gurgaon (Haryana), India. Psychologist Course from Defence Institute of Psychological Research, New Delhi, India
He joined the Indian Navy from 01 Jan 1983 to 10 May 2006 in numerous prestigious appointments as Sr. Manager in Nuclear Submarine Project, HR-Head of Naval Ships Repair Yard, Training Design Commander at Naval College of Engineering and School for Naval Airman 2. Corporate Experience since 15 May 20006 in Corporate Security. Handling BD & Strategic Planning, Risk Consultancy on Security Domains related with National Critical Infrastructure, Information Security, Assets Tracking, PSIM(Physical Information Security System),ISMS, Strategic Operations & Integrated Security Solutions, Highway ERS, Smart & Safe City Solutions, Ports, Coastal & Maritime Security, Refineries & Offshore Installations and Mines. Training & Leadership Development. Conduct of Risk Analysis Audits & handling ERM. Expertise in Remote Banking & Telecom Towers Solutions and Home Safe Solutions, Formulating Corporate Crisis Management Manual, BCP & DM Plans. Develop Customized Integrated Security Designs & SOPs for Corporate Security Plan / Policy right from the project phase.Writes Blogs on LinkedIn and written about 23 so far those are widely appreciated internationally & comments on Economics Times & Forbes those have called on comments.
Chief Superintendent (Ret.) Asher Ben Artzi
Following 34 years of service with the Israel Security Agency (ShinBet) and with the Israel National Police, Chief Superintendent Asher Ben Artzi has retired to civilian life. He has a M.A. degree in Administration from Haifa University.
During his tenure with the Israel National Police, he served as the Director of the Security Department and then the Director of INTERPOL & International Operations. In this post, Chief Superintendent Ben Artzi administered and directed the Israel Police Interpol Division and was responsible for the interchange of criminal intelligence with other international police services and with intelligence agencies dealing with drugs and organized crime.
Chief Superintendent Ben Artzi’s duties, regarding international drugs and organized crime included extraditions and criminal activities of Israeli citizens abroad, legal assistance to foreign police representatives in Israel and legal assistance from foreign police and intelligence agencies of other countries.
In the above position he cooperated with the Federal Agencies of the US ( FBI, DEA, Secret Service) and other agencies all over the world. He was in charge of the Attaches in Washington and Los Angeles. He also represented the Israel National Police to the Roman Catholic Church in the state of Israel.
Chief Superintendent Ben Artzi commanded and was in-charge of the Israel National Police attaches and representatives overseas and responsible for liaison and communication with foreign police and intelligence agencies servingy in Israel.
CERTIFICATES OF HONOR and APPRECIATION AWARDED
- United States Ambassador to Israel
- Director , Mossad
- Chief , Cyprus National Guard
- Chief , Cyprus Police
- Vice President , INTERPOL
- Director , Federal Bureau of Investigations ( FBI )
- Director , United States Secret Service
- Director , Drug Enforcement ( DEA )
- Commissioner, New York Police (NYPD)
- Commissioner, Canadian Police ( RCMP )
- Serious Organized Crime Agency of the United Kingdom ( SOCA )
- Minister of the Interior of Ukraine (Medal Awarded)
After his retirement, Chief Superintendent Ben Artzi has continued to work in his field, he is the founder of IPSC International Police & Security Consultants.
He is a Research Associate at the ICT , Institute for Counter Terrorism in Israel www.ict.org.il/content.aspx?ID=32 and a lecturer in Varna University in Cyprus (department of Public Security). He is also a partner in IMS-Cyprus www.ims-cy.com International Maritime Security and in SPARTA Israel, Security & Buisness Intelligence www.spartaltd.com .
Advisory Boards : Red Alert , i-OnTop , Israel Forensik Scieince Institute Dead Sea Scrolls Project , Princeton University USA
Brig. Gen David Mirza, Rtd
Founder & CEO - ISA
Former senior commander with the Israeli Security establishments. In 1987 founded the International Security Academy – ISRAEL
Ms. Miri Gadot
CEO Security Management & Leadership Institute ISA - ISRAEL M.A in Asian Studies + B.A in History..
Military Service at the Israeli Defense Force (IDF), An Islamic and Middle East Specialist. Licensed Coach - Empower and Strengthen Senior Educator, Mentor, Coacher, specializing in leading “Train the Trainer” programs for teaching strategies and special education needs, indoor and outdoor pedagogic methodologies.