VANCOUVER, Canada, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- IPSA International, Inc.,
(IPSA) an international risk advisory firm, is pleased to announce that
Robert L. Hunter "Beau" has joined as the firm's Director of Intellectual
Property Investigations. In this role, Mr. Hunter will be looked upon to
provide consulting and investigative services, training and will be a
client/government liaison with an emphasis on Intellectual Property rights
enforcement and solutions.
Prior to joining IPSA, he served as Manager of Intellectual Property
Enforcement for Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the advocate and
voice of the entertainment software and video game hardware industries in
North America and around the world. During his tenure with the ESA, Mr.
Hunter created and managed domestic and international IP enforcement
programs involving retail and Internet piracy.
"Beau Hunter is a recognized IPR expert and a welcome addition to the
Vancouver office. He brings with him an established skill set that will
allow IPSA to excel in the IPR field and his presence will assist in
emphasizing the need for more anti-piracy efforts in Canada," stated Kim
Marsh, Managing Director, Vancouver office.
Mr. Hunter is also an internationally recognized expert on Intellectual
Property brand protection and has been an advisor and lecturer on IP
investigative issues to many international government agencies and trade
groups such as U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Royal Canadian
Mounted Police, and Hong Kong Customs and Excise. He has significant
multi-cultural experience and is fluent in French.
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. Through offices in the United
States, Canada and Mexico and a network of associates located in over 130
countries. IPSA's preferred practice areas are: Anti-Money Laundering,
Asset Location, Intellectual Property, Fraud Investigations and Due
Contact: Jillian Bernaiche
SOURCE IPSA International, Inc.