John V. Philippi, Regional Vice President, is an expert in global corporate security with over 30 years of experience. His work at multinational organizations has focused on protecting firms from negligence liability through development of best-practice policies and procedures, design of effective and efficient systems and operations, and detailed coordination of systematic implementation. He has experience developing comprehensive standards and organizational structure for workplace violence, physical security countermeasures, kidnap preparedness, event security, travel safety and security, and electronic security systems.
In his most recent position as Global Head of Physical Security for SAP, he was responsible for establishing the firm’s first global security organization, which included security management of more than 400 corporate sites and 85,000 employees.
Mr. Philippi is a security subject matter expert who has appeared in high-profile media interviews; presented at regional and national conferences and seminars; and written articles, manuals, and other published works. He has served as a security expert for FOX News and was retained by Marshall Friedman & Associates as a Legal Security Advisor.