Adam Cohen – Bio 2018

Since 2007, Adam Cohen has been the founder and CEO of a Montreal-based security consulting firm serving a diverse client base which includes financial institutions, private companies, educational establishments, charitable organizations and places of worship across Canada and Sub Saharan Africa. Adam’s expertise lies in threat assessments, development and implementation of emergency protocols and hands-on preparedness training.

While managing his consulting firm, in 2009 through 2016 Adam also acted as National Director of Community Security for the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA) and the Director of Community Security for Federation CJA, servicing all Jewish Communities across Canada.

Adam has over 20 years of relevant industry experience from both an operational and oversight perspective, which includes military training, personal protection of high profile and at-risk assets, and offering a variety of consulting services to clients in both the private and public sectors.

In 2015, Adam accepted the “Man of the Year” award (Temple de la Renommée) from Montreal Police Intelligence Department for his contribution to the National Lockdown Project and his volunteer work with communities at risk across Canada. Adam continues to collaborate with numerous law enforcement agencies around the globe as a result of his unique skills and experiences, and his unparalleled understanding of the particular needs and sensitivities of different immigrant communities across North America.

Adam holds the following permits by Quebec’s Bureau de la Sécurité Privée (BSP):

  • Security Consulting
  • Investigations
  • Security Guarding