Our Management Team
Bal Jouhal | President & CEO
Bal Jouhal is the President and CEO of The Secured Property Group. Hailing from the United Kingdom, Bal graduated from the University of Leicester with a BA (Honours) Degree in Business Administration. Since then, he’s kept busy accruing over 25 years of hands-on, varied experience in the security service industry.
Alongside a stint with the Ministry of Defence in the United Kingdom, Bal has worked with renowned international brands such as Proctor & Gamble, SmithKline Beecham and Rentokil Initial Security Services. In the wake of 9/11, Bal’s knowledge of aviation and port security saw him move to Canada to take up a position as Operations Manager at Vancouver International Airport.
Missing the day-to-day thrill of running his own business, Bal founded The Secured Property Group. He takes a hands-on role in liaising with clients ensuring their objectives are delivered and services reflect the high standards he expects. Under his management, The Secured Property Group is proud to have maintained the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) certification for five years running.
When not at work, Bal is a regular participant in International Security Conferences and is a long-standing member of the American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS).
Theressa McCaw | Vice President
Theressa McCaw, a seasoned professional in Finance and Human Resources, believes in opening lines of communication between clients, vendors and employees alike. With over 25 years in the public and private sectors, Theressa has experience in Senior Management level roles with a focus on team building, professional development, client retention, strategic implementations and full circle financial aspects.
Theressa has had direct involvement with overseeing large organizations security needs as well as having a detailed understanding of the Oil & Gas industry and Freight & Logistics. Holding a degree in Finance and HR provides Theressa with a well-rounded approach to both sides of every businesses most important facets.
Theressa, who is also a licensed Security Guard, recently became involved with the Women in Security Committee through the Vancouver ASIS Chapter and is looking forward to expanding on her current skillset and knowledge base to better serve SPG’s clients as well as the communities to which they operate in.
Parik Tahlan | Security Consultant
Parik completed his Masters in Corporate & Commercial Law. After practicing for few years in the justice system he transitioned to security to follow his passion for safety and security.
Parik now has over 15 years of experience in the security industry primarily on the service sector side as a security provider. He has expertise in asset protection and loss prevention. Parik is directly involved in strategy development, security operations and client management for SPG.
Parik is also member of ASIS Pacific Chapter in Vancouver.