Ollie de Boer has a MSc in the Sociology of Crime Control and Globalisation from the London School of Economics, UK, and a BSc (hons) in Social Science from the University of Bath, UK. He has professional practitioner level qualifications from the Institute of Risk Management and in the PRINCE2 project management methodology. Ollie is now located in the Vancouver/Canada area, working as a Satarla Associate, for mining and agriculture clients across North America, helping to improve their risk management frameworks, processes and supporting systems.
Prior to this he worked at the global headquarters of G4S, the world’s largest security services provider, where he was the Group Risk Manager. In his time there, he supported the design and roll-out of an enterprise-wide risk management framework, project managed the implementation of a global GRC platform, and created and led on delivering risk management training to all levels of the organisation. Ollie understands the challenges of operating in high-risk environments and demonstrating the value against cost constraints.