Team

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Camil Dubuc

CEO / Founder

Originally from Montreal, Camil Dubuc is a natural leader and entrepreneur. Since co-founding Genesis Security over 25 years ago, Camil has guided his team with a well-defined vision of the company’s future. He has built a strong culture by clearly articulating goals, values, and behaviours, ensuring they are consistently applied from the top to bottom and across all departments. As President / CEO, he oversees the operations of the company, including financial and human resource decisions, to ensure Genesis delivers on its promise to clients.

Camil’s empathetic, open, and optimistic approach motivates his team and instills confidence in clients. With his extensive experience and by pursuing calculated risks, he has successfully grown Genesis from scratch into one of the top five security firms in British Columbia. He acknowledges this could not have occurred without the support and dedication of a tremendous team working together, and he takes pride in his role as mentor. In addition to Genesis Security, Camil owns Label Productions Ltd. and Genesis Tactical Gear Inc.

Community is of great importance to Camil, and he remains an active member of The Greater Vancouver Board of Trade. He also volunteers for Conseille Jeunesse Francophone de Vancouver, teaching jujutsu and archery, and is a Treasurer and on the Board of Directors for the Security Committee of the Jules Verne High School in Vancouver. In his personal time, Camil enjoys an active, healthy lifestyle, travel, photography, and film.

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Stephen Millen

VP, Marketing & Business Development

Stephen Millen’s business career spans several decades focused on marketing, sales, corporate communications, and general management. Before joining Genesis Security, he was Managing Director of Worthington Partners a corporate communications consultancy and looks forward to returning to a highly successful team-based business. Prior to that Stephen had over a decade in management with ADT Security Services Canada Inc. including six years as Vice President Marketing and Public Relations. The most satisfying aspect of his business career has been in creating, coaching, and mentoring collaborative teams.

In the Community, Mr. Millen is currently a Director and Past-President of the St. George’s Alumni Association. Stephen served as a Director of the Delta Hospital Foundation for ten years including two years as Chair. He had the privilege of an appointment as RCAF Honorary Colonel of 442 Search and Rescue Squadron from 2010 to 2015. He is a past Provincial Director of the Canadian Forces Liaison Council, a past Director of the BC Yukon Heart and Stroke Foundation and Past Chair of the Boundary Bay Air Show Advisory Board.
Stephen enjoys quality time with his extended family, loves cooking particularly if a BBQ is involved, and time spent with a good book.

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ALVIN FABIEN

Director, Finance

As Payroll and Accounting Manager, Alvin Fabien implements an elevated level of precision, analytical thinking, and integrity. Dedicated to Genesis Security since 2010, he has demonstrated himself as a leader, working well under pressure and within a team setting, and contributing to Genesis’s development to become a frontrunner in the industry.

He first honed his strong mathematical skills through an Accounting Diploma and as a Payroll Compliance Practitioner.

Alvin also enjoys photography, hiking, and traveling.

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ROBERT BEARDMORE

Director, Accounts

Robert Beardmore’s dedication to Genesis Security as a Director, Accounts is illustrated by his strong work ethic, attention to detail, client-centric focus, and leadership abilities.

Manifesting the company’s core value system and adopting a professional and positive attitude, Robert works with clients to provide the best possible experience, while pursuing the company’s objectives.

Prior to joining Genesis in 2014, he worked for a Vancouver Island-based security firm and studied Criminology at Vancouver Island University.

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CHRIS WONG

Human Resources Manager

Chris Wong directly influences the procurement, growth, and preservation of Genesis Security’s team. With over 30 years of experience in HR, both nationally and internationally, Chris provides expertise in recruitment, employee relations, performance management, health and safety, manpower planning, and HR consulting and administration.

She exemplifies the importance of building a solid team environment, communicating effectively, and developing productive relationships. Her unwavering empathy and dedication continue to directly benefit Genesis and our staff.

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ALISHA ARORA

Office Manager

Alisha Arora’ journey at Genesis Security is a testament to her hard work, dedication, and multi-talented nature. She ensures that all the administrative functions of our office are running smoothly, and her role is pivotal in maintaining a well-functioning and efficient workspace. Her ability to manage numerous tasks and responsibilities while maintaining a high level of professionalism has made her an indispensable part of our team.

Proving herself as an integral and enthusiastic team member and applying skills she learned from her bachelor’s degree in commerce and Diploma in Accounting, Alisha rose from HR Assistant and Office Administrator to her current role as Office Manager.
She has shown that she can wear many hats and excel in each role she takes on. Whether it’s coordinating operations, managing the office, or handling administrative tasks, Alisha does it all with dedication and a positive attitude.

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LES LEE

Manager, Special Events

Les began his security career as a guard in Toronto 30 years ago. He relocated to Vancouver and joined the YVR security team days before 9/11. With a background in high-level management and executive roles at top 5-star luxury hotels in downtown Vancouver, Les expanded his security expertise in hospitality. Excelling in teaching and training, he played a pivotal role in developing the next generation of security professionals and demonstrated proficiency in team building and development.

Les has extensive knowledge creating and implementing security SOPs, aiding businesses in enhancing their security protocols and processes. His expertise includes control tactics training, emergency risk management, conflict resolution, counter-terrorism, health and safety, first aid, close protection security and large event security management. Before joining Genesis, Les headed the security teams in sporting events, concerts, entertainment, and conferences at a high-profile Vancouver event venue.

Les is passionate about hockey, a die-hard Canucks fan, loves wrestling, travelling, family and is a professional birdwatcher.

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GAGANJOT KAUR

Operations Manager

Gaganjot Kaur started working with Genesis Security almost five years ago and worked as a field guard until getting promoted to Operations Coordinator.

Demonstrating good motivational and negotiation skills along with exceptional organization and awareness of client’s and staff’s needs; Gaganjot moved through the ranks of Operations Coordinator to Assistant Operations Manager and finally to Operations Manager in 2020.

Gaganjot’s ability to work with others, adapt to new situations and set work standards has made her a valuable asset to our team.

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ILYA OBRAZTSOV

Account Manager

Ilya Obraztsov began is career with Genesis Security in 2011 and stood out soon after, demonstrating his capabilities and leadership skills working at innumerable sites as mobile supervisor, security supervisor, and first aid officer. During his time on the field, he trained and mentored countless guards, thereby helping them reach their potential.

Because of Ilya’s impeccable work ethic, performance, and absolute dedication to the job, he was promoted to the position of Assistant Account Manager in 2019 and then to Account Manager in 2023. His key focus is to coach and mentor premium guards while keeping up with schedules, conducting quality checks, and dealing with concerns of the client or guards.

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KHUSHPREET KAUR

Account Manager, Special Events

Khushpreet has been an essential part of Genesis Security since 2018. She started out working in events and quickly proved her worth.  Her energy, professionalism, and great aptitude were noticed, and she rose through the ranks – event supervisor to operations coordinator, to assistant manager, and finally to Manager, Special Events. Her primary focus is on working closely with our clients and the events team to ensure the delivery of high-quality customer service and experience for everyone.

Khushpreet has professionally mentored and led her event teams, as well as dealt with all types of incidents and situations imaginable. She remains calm and proficient even under stress and always utilized her initiative and good judgment.

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Bryan Quan

Corporate Brand Director

Bryan Quan is a UBC graduate with a background in rehabilitation and marketing. His focus is to establish Genesis as a top-tier name in security services, renowned for its unwavering commitment to excellence and a culture rooted in care. Bryan has led initiatives to bolster corporate brands, including structured social media campaigns and plans for innovative approaches like meta-ads and email marketing. He designs company campaigns with their core values and ethics in mind.

Outside of his role, Bryan specializes in website development and online marketing for various businesses. Balancing professional responsibilities and personal interests is key. Bryan relies on organized schedules to dedicate quality time to family and hobbies.

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RAY SAMUELS

Sales Manager

Ray is a versatile and accomplished individual with a robust background spanning three decades in the garment industry where his entrepreneurial spirit flourished as he established a successful clothing company in South Africa, showcasing his business acumen and dedication. He moved to Canada in 1998.  

Ray has been in the sales of custom clothing and promotional products industry for over 30 years, with a vast knowledge of the sales process, from creation and delivery of products to excellent customer and after-sales service.

Beyond his professional achievements, Ray is a bodybuilding champion and Ironman Canada 2011 participant, embodying discipline and resilience. His zest for life extends to outdoor adventures, particularly as a gravel bike enthusiast, and loves watching comedy. Family is paramount and he cherishes time with his three kids and beloved dog. Ray looks forward to contributing his unique blend of expertise, resilience, and vibrant enthusiasm to Genesis.

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Harjas Kaur

Assistant Operations Manager

Harjas commenced her security career in 2020 with another company and joined Genesis in 2021, working in concierge security as well as events.  Her performance and positive outlook were noticed, and she was invited to join the OPS team within months.  She excelled in her role, was promoted to OPS Supervisor in July 2023, and to Assistant Operations Manager in March 2024.

She assists in the smooth running of the operations division, ensure that the needs of the clients, account managers and staff are met, by being the crucial link between these parties.  She helps to train and mentor any new and current operations coordinators, sharing her extensive knowledge and experience, and works with the field guards and their rosters. Harjas has a background in business studies and will pursue further in that field moving forward.

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Parvinder Singh Sandhu

Assistant Account Manager

Parvinder Sandhu has demonstrated remarkable career progression at Genesis Security. Initially joining as a security guard, his dedication and proficiency quickly led to a promotion to operations coordinator within just one year.

Building on his ambition and qualifications, he recently ascended to the role of Assistant Accounts Manager. Parvinder’s work ethic and commitment to personal development are evident in his attainment of a master’s in business administration, reflecting his determination to excel in his profession.

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Vijay

Mobile Supervisor

Vijay joined Genesis Security as a mobile driver in 2023 and showed his potential by taking initiatives and going above and beyond the assigned job duties. He boasts a rich and diverse background in a variety of fields including, but not limited to, concierge services, enforcement operations, event management, and alarm response.

From the moment Vijay joined us, his proactive approach and eagerness to exceed expectations have immediately distinguished him and he was promoted to the position on Mobile Supervisor in March 2024. With a solid background in supply chain management, Vijay harbors ambitious dreams of applying and expanding his expertise within the security industry.

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AAMIR SHAHZAD (Dubai, UAE)

Operations Manager

Aamir started his career a police officer with the Pakistan Police department. Throughout his tenure, he served with distinction across various departments, including the National Highways Patrol, Antiriot, protocol officer to the president, prime ministers, and foreign delegations, Investigation department, and Traffic Police Warden.

His dedication to duty was exemplified by his active participation in numerous operations, and he displayed exceptional bravery when he survived a terrorist attack during a procession in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

Following his early retirement from the police service, Aamir transitioned to the private security industry in the UAE. He led and developed security teams, working with both government and private sectors, as Director, Manager, and head of departments while honing his leadership skills.

Aamir brings with him a wealth of experience and a remarkable track record that will be an invaluable asset to our organization.