RCC Loss Prevention Advisory Committee

The LP Advisory Committee is Chaired by an RCC member Retail LP Executive and Co-Chaired by the RCC resident expert.  The Chairperson is elected by the Committee annually, at the first meeting of each year and may hold a term of office up to 2 consecutive years. 


  • Paul Trickett, Director of Asset Protection, Staples Canada 


  • Rui Rodrigues, Executive Advisor, LP & Risk Management, RCC 

Committee Members:

  • Tullio Baldessara, Vice President, Loss Prevention; TJX Canada 
  • Robert Beastall, Vice President, Field Operations & Asset Protection; Walmart Canada 
  • Isabelle Bergevin, Directrice Adjointe, Gouvernance securite & Enquetes, SAQ 
  • Daryl Blackmore, Director Loss Prevention; Rexall 
  • Michael Chicoine, Director, Resource Protection; Jim Pattison Food Group 
  • Martin Dempsey, Senior Manager, Loss Prevention; Best Buy 
  • Brian Drane, Director, Building Services and Asset Protection; The Home Depot Canada 
  • Sarah Edward, Regional Manager, Canada; Nordstrom 
  • William Eisener, Senior Director Asset Protection; Walmart Canada 
  • Joe Esterreicher, Director, Loss Prevention & Risk Management; Harry Rosen 
  • Rita Estwick, Director, Security Fusion Centre; Canada Post 
  • Steven Fortier, Director, Loss Prevention; Dollarama 
  • Jay Francis, Director, Loss Prevention; Maison Birks 
  • Gary Fullerton, Director, Asset Protection, Mountain Equipment Co-Op 
  • Calandra Guiry, Director, Loss Prevention; Sephora Beauty Canada 
  • Tony Hunt, General Manager, Loss Prevention; London Drugs Limited 
  • Bernard Keys, Director, Loss Prevention; Sobeys Inc. 
  • George Lembessis, DVP, Asset Protection; Hudson’s Bay Co. 
  • Richard Mayo, Regional Manager, Loss Prevention, Holt Renfrew 
  • Marty Power, Director, Resource Protection; LCBO 
  • Stephane Proulx, Manager, Loss Prevention; Bed, Bath & Beyond 
  • Mike Richards, Associate Vice President, Corporate Loss Prevention, Canadian Tire Corporation 
  • John Smith, Director, Loss Prevention; Sporting Life 
  • Chris Strongman, Vice President, Enterprise Risk Management; Aritzia 

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