Report on the first IBSSA Mexico meeting


On the 29th August 2016, a meeting was organised by Mr. Ivan IVANOVICH – Country Representative of IBSSA for Mexico about launching IBSSA in the country and establishing the executive board of IBSSA Mexico.

During the meeting the following people were present:

  • Mr. Ivan Ivanovich – Country Representative, specialized in unarms executive protection and prevention intelligence, counter intelligence, counter surveillance, risk management, operations logistic and low profile protection
  • Mr. Pablo Ortiz-Monasterio – leading expert in Mexico in Security driving training for bodyguards www.securitydriving.mx
  • Mr. Gonzalo Senosiain – leading expert in Mexico for firearms bodyguard training www.combatmf.com

First point of the meeting was that Pablo and Gonzalo become full members of IBSSA.

Second: IBSSA Mexico is interested to open, organize and operate an IBSSA training centre in order to share their experiences with IBSSA and create specialized training courses under IBSSA regulations.

30th August 2016

Mr. Ivan Ivanovich
Country Representative for Mexico

Report about the governmental adoption of the EPS program of IBSSA Mexico

On the 24th April 2018, the Commissioner of the Mexico Federal Protection Service, in association with ASIS International and the IBSSA, signed into policy the formal adoption of the IBSSA standards and training program for all licensed bodyguards in Mexico.

The following IBSSA officials were present at the signing ceremony:

MINUTES of the XXI. IBSSA Congress and the 6th “Partnership for Security” International Joint Conference

                                                                       
                                                                                                               
On the 21st March 2018, the XXI. Congress of IBSSA, the 6th “Partnership for Security” International Joint Conference of IBSSA – IPA (International Police Association) – IAPA (International Auxiliary Police Association) together with the Award Ceremony were held at the Conference room of Metropolitan Hotel in Tel Aviv, Israel with the participation of appr. 60 members from 4 continents, representing 25 national and international organisations. Numerous security officials of the region also attended the Conference.

                                                                                                             

IBSSA North American Conference 2018 in Charlotte

During the last part of January 2018, the inaugural meeting of the IBSSA North American Conference took place in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. Specifically convened to provide a networking platform for our representatives and members in the United States, Mexico, Canada and the Caribbean, this two-day event proved the strength and versatility of IBSSA in this significant global region.