Karl PermanSecurity Consultant
Karl Perman is a Senior Compliance and Security Consultant with Archer International. His focus is on regulatory compliance and risk management. Karl has led compliance, risk, safety and security engagements for clients in the critical infrastructure sector. His clients have included numerous Fortune 500 companies from automotive, chemical, energy, government, manufacturing, and transportation businesses. As a former law enforcement officer and well-respected security professional, Mr. Perman brings over 30-years of asset management, business protection, compliance, risk management and law enforcement experience to his consulting work.
An active member of the security field, Mr. Perman’s professional affiliations and appointments include: Chair of the ASIS International Economic Crime Council, Vice Chair of the National Board of Information Security Examiners (NBISE) Smart Grid Control Panel, Member of the Board of Directors of the National Electric Sector Cybersecurity Organization, Member of the ASIS International Investigations Council, Member of InfraGard, Member of the NERC Compliance Input Working Group, , Security Magazine Editorial Advisory Board Member and Security Technology Executive Board of Advisors. He is a published author of four books related to critical infrastructure protection and numerous articles pertaining to security and management in leading security industry journals and trade publications, including Security magazine, Security Technology Executive magazine, and Security Management magazine. In 2011, Karl was named to Security magazine’s “Most Influential People in Security.”