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Executive Protection Agent

Brooklyn, NY
January 02, 2020

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Adrian Lugo, PPS – Personal Protection Specialist

Brooklyn, NY 11235 • • Mobile: +1-917-***-**** PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

ü Comprehensive experience and

education in providing exemplary

protection, safety, and security for

people and facilities within varied

environments and circumstances

ü Skilled in lifesaving/medical


ü Strong self-disciplined motivation

in maintaining optimum physical

and mental health.

ü Ensure consistent work

excellence and responsiveness in

any task undertaken; critical


ü Innovative and resourceful

ü Acute capacity to accurately

analyze diversified personal

protection / security-safety

operations for need, organize

for results, plan for controlled



Alghanim Industries – Kuwait (Sep 2016 – Nov 2019) Close Personal Protection Agent

a) Conducted 24/7 protection to the family of an executive of Alghanim Industries, one of the largest privately owned companies in the Persian Gulf region, a multinational company with operations in 40 countries. Alghanim Industries is a multibillion-dollar conglomerate with more than 30 businesses

b) Effectively provided cross-functional collaborative safety and security for this ultra-high network family on a worldwide scale; traveled and lived with the family’s children, as well as their executive staff; served as 2nd in Command on the Protection/Security Team and took total charge of all protection/security functions in the Team Leader’s absence c) Directly participated in their activities from ocean jet skiing and powerboating/yachting throughout the Persian Gulf and Mediterranean, to snow skiing in the Swiss Alps, as well as overseeing events on exclusive yacht parties, New Year’s Eve, Christmas… d) Setup a CCTV system for the family; oversaw all safety/security for the family’s drivers and residential security; handled covert/undercover security protection to eldest daughter and controlled finances and jewelry for the family’s children e) Maintained the right balance of personal protection skills and human interaction dynamics to deliver service attention and sound judgment in all instances; proficiently resolved challenges that impacted safety/security situations through a systematic handling of multiple tasks to meet optimum quality outcomes

f) Consistently ensured the most productive and highest quality solutions to all personal protection and security/safety needs

International Protection Group (IPG) (May 2014 – Aug 2016) Close Personal Protection Agent –

Secure Driver/Event Security Supervisor/Corporate Security Officer a) Skillfully provided the best protection, safety, and security to a broad range of clients and ran access control at Al-Jazeera America

b) Accurately assessed the immediate and continuing needs of personal/executive protection- security/safety situations to establish priorities for providing appropriate interventions based on urgency level

c) Assured superlative close protection to clients from random acts of violence, calculated crimes, aggressive and dangerous individuals/drivers (road rage), disgruntled employees, stalking, revengeful relationships, acts of terrorism, etc.; employed a unique ability to quickly assess the body-language, facial expressions, and non-verbal cues of people d) Communicated effectively with clientele with the skill to provide optimum individual or group protection at every turn … covering clients and their families or associates in both business and personal matters

e) Maintained a natural ability to work well with others; exercised diplomacy and tact f) Utilized a high degree of skills and training in defensive tactics and dealing with adversaries, and made every effort to avoid confrontations all together through advance planning and avoidance procedures

g) Maintained productive lines of communication with members of multidisciplinary personal protection-security/safety teams; quickly identified, defined, and solved personal / executive protection-security/safety problems

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h) Worked closely well with outside law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, Secret Service, police departments…

i) Kept pace with “state-of-the-art” personal protection – security/safety technologies, methodologies, and concepts

New York City Department of Parks & Recreation (May 2006 – Aug 2016) (seasonal) Promoted to Lieutenant Lifeguard in 2014 from Beach Lifeguard a) Skillfully performed and/or supervised all aspects of assigned area safety and lifesaving measures

b) Effectively trained and managed lifeguard staff – provided close support – motivated strong lifesaving teams

c) Conducted intensive training programs; consistently maintained and effective learning atmosphere; varied the pace and focus of instruction to accommodate the diversified needs of those at different developmental levels

d) Provided lifesaving protection on a moment’s notice to people from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds

MG Security Services, LLC (Sep. 2013-Sep. 2014)

Corporate Security Officer

a) Performed all facets of security and safety operations for both people and facilities b) Accurately compiled, processed, and maintained extensive informational data on any incidents for precise security/safety decision-making

c) Met stringent specifications, regulatory factors, and deadlines EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science Degree in Security Management

Graduated Dec. 2015: CUNY, John Jay College of Criminal Justice Segment Training - Executive Protection, 2015: John Jay College Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice

Graduated Dec. 2013: Kingsborough Community College Honors Program (Treasurer); Joseph A. Spillane Memorial Scholarship; ASIS NYC Chapter Scholarship Program

Scholarship, Northfield Bank Foundation


Certified Personal Protection Specialist, Oct. 2015: Executive Protection Institute; Active U.S. Passport 2016 – 2026;

Municipal CPR: Basic Life Support Course (Adult, Child, and Infant) – First Responder/First Aid; MedAire Certificate in E-Management for In-flight Illness or Injury; MedAire AHA Heart Saver CPR/AED 2018 – 2020;

NRA Basic Pistol Course: The National Rifle Association of America; Royal Yachting Association - Powerboat Level 2 / Powerboat Handling Segment Training; SCUBA Schools International (SSI) - Open Water Diver / Advanced Adventurer LinkedIn Learning - Avoiding Burnout, Professional Networking, Mobile Device Security, Tor and Dark Web, Being Positive at Work, Leadership: Practical Skills, Leading Effectively, and Managing Teams AFFILIATIONS / FOREIGN LANGUAGES / ADDITIONAL ATTRIBUTES American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS); ASIS NYC Chapter Member of ASIS Young Professional Council; Nine Lives Associates (NLA) Excellent multitasking ability

Perform well under high-pressure, fast-paced, and sensitive conditions; always meet or exceed expectations Keen interpersonal and multicultural sensibilities

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