Mr. Mike Keenan
Managing Director, Retail Loss Prevention
With more than 35 years of professional retail Loss Prevention (LP) experience, Mr. Mike Keenan, a former Foreign Counter-Intelligence Specialist with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), is a consummate loss prevention professional, consultant, advocate and educator.
During his long career in loss prevention, Mr. Keenan has managed a wide spectrum of major retailers throughout North America, including Macy’s, Ross, Mervyn’s, Longs Drugs and GAP – each with its own unique set of challenging features.
Mr. Keenan brought to each of these retailers a growing expertise as well as an ability to implement unique solutions that contributed to substantial reductions in losses as well as keeping employees safe. He did this through increased employee involvement, accountability, and responsibility.
The key areas of expertise that Mr. Keenan brings to the TAL Global team include:
- Retail Threat, Risk and Vulnerability Assessment Services
- Retail Loss Prevention/Minimization Strategies
- Retail Store/Facility Loss Prevention
- Employee Accountability and Employee Protection and Safety Strategies
- Retail Distribution Center and Supply Chain Loss Prevention
- Retail Loss Investigations – Internal and External
In addition to his work duties, Mr. Keenan has served as a loss prevention advocate and educator. He was the Chairperson as well as member of the National Retail Federation Loss Prevention Advisory Council; he was member, as well as a Chairperson, of the Chief Special Agents Association of Northern California (CSAA). Also, he taught retail Loss Prevention Classes at Golden Gate University in San Francisco.
Mr. Keenan is confident that his expertise, together with TAL Global’s wide spectrum of additional capabilities – from complex investigations to cyber security, business intelligence, Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and people and asset protection – brings clients a unique offering of skills and experiences, spanning retail loss protection, loss control, employee ethics and safety, use of innovative technologies, conflict and behavior management.
Mr. Keenan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, is a Certified Protection Professional (CPP) with ASIS International, a Certified Forensic Interviewer (CFI) and is Loss Prevention Certified (LPC). He is a licensed Private Investigator for the State of California.
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