Mario C. Martinez; M.B.A., CFE, CIFI
Certified Fraud Examiner
Certified Insurance Fraud Investigator
Mario C. Martinez; M.B.A., CFE, CIFI; is an internationally recognized consultant in fraud and telecommunication security with a Master of Business Administration in International Marketing. Mr. Martinez is the Director of Administration at the World Institute for Security Enhancement and associated with the Bryant group. He retired as Director of Security for Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company directing all corporate security operations in the southern district of Florida. During his career he participated in a number of law enforcement task forces in Florida and Washington D.C. to enhance telecommunications technologies available for criminal investigations. During his tenure with Southern Bell he attended numerous management, technical, telecommunication, and investigative security courses. He has also developed and presented numerous programs in the areas of computer security and investigation.
Mr. Martinez has represented Southern Bell’s business interests in the United States, Canada, and Spain. He was assigned to review security measures at Compania Telefonica Nacional de Espana (Telefonica) following terrorist bombing attacks directed at telephone company facilities in Madrid. He was later assigned to review telephone facilities security measures in Barcelona, Spain in connection with the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona. Mr. Martinez also drafted a telecommunications multi-departmental corporate security plan for the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games. He has been cleared “Top Secret” by the Department of Defense and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Mr. Martinez is an active member of numerous trade associations including the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS) International. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) from the National Society for Certified Fraud Examiners and a Certified Insurance Fraud Investigator (CIFI) from the International Association of Special Investigation Units.