Executive Vice President, AS Solution
Over the years, Mr. O'Hara has served in several capacities, to include, senior leadership roles, in both law enforcement and the corporate security sector.
Prior to entering the corporate security sector in the late 1970s, Ray was a supervising detective for the Los Angeles Police Department. He led corporate security for Weyerhaeuser and GTE, and headed Garda World Security Corporation’s (formerly Vance) security consulting and investigations projects worldwide.
Ray has served ASIS in numerous capacities: Chairman of the Board and President of the International Board of Directors; President of the Professional Certification Board; and Chair of the ASIS International Investigations Council. Board certified in security management by ASIS International, Ray is considered a risk and vulnerability expert, and is a sought-after consultant in business vulnerabilities, homeland security initiatives, terrorism and political threats.
In addition to the aforementioned roles, Ray also serves as Founder and President of the Global Security Risk Management Alliance.