CCSI’s network of experts has trained public and privates sector professionals of more than 50 countries on a number of issues-areas from strategic trade controls and sanctions implementation to digital transformation and international terrorism prevention.

We  have delivered projects in partnership with numerous governmental agencies including Global Affairs Canada, the U.S. Department of State (EXBS/CTR/NDF), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, the European Union External Action Service, the African Development Bank, the Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), and companies and institutional investors.

CCSI Global

CCSI Global was established in 2011. Since its inception, its principals have worked to attract and support international women peace and security professionals for providing training in sustainable peace and security and compliance with human rights and international humanitarian law. CCSI has delivered training programs in more than 50 countries.

CCSI Africa

CCSI Africa provides training in the full range of security issues with a team that includes human rights and gender specialists. CCSI Africa’s trainings include customs and border control, maritime practices, and combatting sexual and gender based violence in conflict zones.


CCSI APAC is led by Maiko Takeuchi, a Specialist in Strategic Trade Controls and Non-proliferation with twenty years of experience in the United Nations and the Japanese Government. CCSI APAC’s team of experts supports governments and industries in international and national security, including through the non-proliferation of missiles, weapons of mass destruction, and conventional weapons.


CCSI UK’s Chief Executive, Pilar Reina, is an International Weapons and Ammunition Research Expert with over twelve years of research, policy and field experience across several regions including West Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, the Caucasus and different parts of Asia, including China. CCSI UK provides services in security issues with a team that includes human rights and gender specialists.

CCSI Women

CCSI Women is led by Executive Director, Loraine Rickard-Martin, co-founder of CCSI and Chair of its Board of Directors. CCSI Women promotes sustainable peace and security for women including through empowerment strategies including our support of international security professionals, to ensure their voices will be heard by decision-makers.