danielsgroup International, LLC


Rick Daniels

BA, MA (Criminology), CPP, CFE


danielsgroup International, LLC

This is a black and white portrait of Rick Daniels who is the President and CEO of the daniels group International company which has offices in

Professional Experience:

Rick Daniels is a broadly experienced international security consulting and investigations professional.

He knows the security threat landscape and brings practical solutions to managing your security-related business risks.

Rick is an acknowledged expert who frequently contributes to industry seminars, conferences and professional workshops.

•   15 years of international security consulting experience

•   25 years of senior corporate security management experience

•   Security Director for three major multinational corporations in the telecommunications and technology sectors

•   Police officer with a large metropolitan police department

Current Board Positions:

Rick serves on the Board of the International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) and has been Chairman of the Board since 2004. IFPO is a not-for-profit security industry organization providing internationally recognized Security Guard/Protection Officer training and certification programs including the highly-valued Certified Protection Officer (CPO) designation.


•   Executive Development Program, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

•   Master of Arts (Criminology), University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

•   Bachelor of Arts, “With Distinction”, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada

Selected Professional Training:

•   Total Quality Management – (Baldridge Model)

•   Certified Information Systems Security Professional – (Vigilar)

•   Crisis Management Planning – (Control Risks Group)

•   Kidnap and Extortion Response – (Control Risks Group)

•   Executive Protection – (ASIS – Robert L. Oatman)

•   Reid Technique of Interviewing and Interrogation – (Reid and Associates)


•   Certified Protection Professional – (CPP)

•   Certified Fraud Examiner – (CFE)