Crime and Risk Consultant
For 20 years Chris Mathers, was employed as an undercover agent for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, personally infiltrating criminal groups in Europe, the Caribbean and Latin America. He conducted numerous international investigations for the FBI, DEA, US Customs Service, Interpol, Scotland Yard and various European federal agencies.
He eventually left law enforcement to set up and run the Corporate Intelligence Division of one of the largest forensic accounting firms in the world. Chris now operates his own crime and risk consulting firm providing advice to a select group of international clients in the areas of organized crime, terror, fraud and money laundering.
A compelling storyteller, with an entertaining and often outrageous style, Chris has delighted audiences in more than 30 countries with his insider’s view of the world of crime, politics, terror and espionage.
Chris is a popular media commentator and speaker on organized crime and terrorism, appearing regularly in Canada and the US major media outlets. He has served as a consultant on several feature films and documentaries relating to organized crime, espionage and money laundering. He is the author of the bestselling non-fiction book, CRIME SCHOOL: Money Laundering.
Touching on issues from security, hiring decisions and background checks to money laundering schemes, corporate fraud, bribery, blackmail, extortion and more; Chris offers wise insights on human character and organizational culture that can help you to spot and avoid the perils of white-collar crime. Chris is a unique, humorous and fascinating speaker.
One thing that all audiences agree on is, that after hearing Chris, you’ll never look at the world in quite the same way again.