Valerie is the Director of Brand Protection at OpSec Security. She specializes in developing carefully conceived and highly effective brand protection solutions tailored to the individual needs of brand owners. Valerie has over 8 years of experience in devising and executing brand protection strategies for global corporations to proactively minimize risk and maximize brand equity against Counterfeiting, Gray Market Diversion, Intellectual Property Infringement, and Online Brand Abuse. Her career has spanned multiple industries including Telecommunications, Corporate Compliance & Governance, and Intellectual Property & Trademark Management. She is a member of the IACC, INTA, CEA and CAMA. Valerie is a speaker at industry meetings on how counterfeiting and diversion can be fought by consumer electronics companies and a spokesperson for OpSec.