PHOENIX, July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- IPSA International, Inc., (IPSA) an
international investigative consulting firm, is pleased to announce the
Honorable John P. Manley has joined the firm's recently created Board of
Mr. Manley has held several senior level positions in the Canadian
Government, including Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance, Minister
of Foreign Affairs and Minister of Industry. For the role he played
following the September 11, 2001 attacks, he was named TIME Canada
Magazine's "Newsmaker of the Year". In 2007, Mr. Manley was named chair of
the Independent Panel on Canada's Future Role in Afghanistan by the Prime
Mr. Manley is currently Counsel at McCarthy Tetrault LLP, a Canadian
law firm that delivers integrated business law, litigation services, tax
law, real property law, labor and employment law nationally and globally,
where he provides strategic advice on public affairs, including trade,
security and finance. He is a Director of the Canadian Imperial Bank of
Commerce (CIBC), Nortel Networks and Canadian Pacific Railway and sits on a
number of advisory Boards and not-for-profit organizations.
"The addition of Mr. Manley is significant for IPSA International. Our
increased operations in Canada demanded a Canadian representative on our
Board of Advisors. Mr. Manley's reputation speaks for itself and is most
apparent in the respect he has garnered, not only in Canada, but
internationally as well," noted Dan Wachtler, IPSA's President & CEO. "IPSA
could not have found a better talent or individual to help guide our
Canadian and international growth plans. We are truly humbled to have him
associated with our firm."
"I am delighted to be added to IPSA's Advisory Board," said Mr. Manley.
"I believe that the effort to prevent money-laundering is crucial in the
struggle against organized crime and terrorism. I look forward to offering
perspectives gained from my time as Finance Minister and as Chair of the
Cabinet Committee on Public Security and Anti-Terrorism to IPSA in support
of its effort to support organizations on the front lines of this
The Board of Advisors is tasked with providing advice to IPSA's
leadership with respect to matters identified by the executive team
including: the Company's operating strategy and activities related to
potential Company acquisitions and international expansion plans.
IPSA International, Inc. is an international risk advisory firm which
provides clients in the corporate, financial and legal communities with
high-end investigative consulting services. IPSA's preferred practice areas
are: Anti-Money Laundering, Asset Location, Intellectual Property, Fraud
Investigations and Due Diligence services.
Contact: Jillian Bernaiche
SOURCE IPSA International, Inc.