2015 chapter elections held at December 2014 meeting

Wednesday 10 Dec 14

Dubai chapter (250) of ASIS International held its December meeting last night (Wednesday) 10th December at the Emirates Training College during which the Annual General Meeting was held with voting by the members for the 2015 chapter committee. The election process held in accordance with the ASIS International procedures resulted in Dr Abdullah Al Hashimi, retaining his position as Chairman, Peter Page, CPP being elected as his Vice Chairman, Sufyan F H Abbas, retaining his position as Treasurer and John Cowling being voted in as Secretary.

Dec 2014 meetingAppointments for 2015 included Phillip Johnson accepting the position of Chairman of the certification sub-committee, Mirza Hussain, CPP returning as the Young Professional Chapter Liaison and new appointment of Priyanka Utham as our chapter’s Women in Security (WiSE) representative.

Following the elections a presentation was given on the international risk management standard ISO 31000 and its relevance to identifying and managing threats to assets when conducting a security review.

We wish the 2015 committee all the best for the new year and I look forward to seeing you all again at the January meeting.