Kroll Experts

Christopher Berry

Senior Director, Security Risk Management

North America

55 E 52 Street
Floor 31
New York, NY 10055
United States

Christopher Berry is a Senior Director with Kroll’s Security Risk Management practice, based in the New York office. Over the course of a career spanning more than 30 years, Christopher has led numerous global security engagements that balanced the needs of facility security, asset protection, and personnel safety with the business mission and culture of large, global corporations.

Prior to joining Kroll in 2015, Christopher served in roles of increasing responsibility with a Fortune 300 distributor of healthcare products and services. In his ultimate role as Vice President, Global Security & Safety, Christopher oversaw a robust, comprehensive, and multifaceted program for the firm’s presence in 27 countries during a time of exponential growth. He has particular expertise in handling all aspects of physical security and technology; guard force management; risk assessment and mitigation; emergency preparedness and crisis management; executive protection; and global investigations.

Earlier in his career, Christopher was the Director of Loss Prevention at a major regional retail chain with responsibility for the management of asset protection, investigations, security systems and technology, and security awareness and training programs.

Professional Experience

Christopher has provided security consulting services for clients across a wide range of sectors, including corporate and financial, education, manufacturing, healthcare, warehousing and distribution, and executive residences. He has successfully completed many security projects encompassing:

  • Security assessments
  • Emergency preparedness and response
  • Crisis management
  • Training program development
  • Security master planning

Education & Certifications

  • B.S., Criminal Justice, St. John’s University
  • Certified Protection Professional (CPP)

Affiliations & Memberships

  • ASIS International

Awards & Recognition

  • St. John’s University, Department of Homeland & Corporate Security, 2013 Distinguished
    Service Award