Our Experts

The SIU team of operational specialists, are experts from various international overt and covert law enforcement investigations and intelligence gathering units, and accomplished senior professionals in the fight against and investigations of corruption across all sports and interconnect crimes.

As individuals, throughout their careers, they have led and been involved in investigations into governments, law enforcement, private sector and sporting authorities across issues relating to governance, transparency, integrity and corruption, as well as cases of abuse, misconduct, war crimes and other humanitarian violations.

Our operational team have extensive experience working in international policing, having held senior management roles in INTERPOL’s Anti-Corruption Office, Sport Integrity Unit, Capacity Building and Directorate, Australian Law Enforcement and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

Dale L. Sheehan
Director, Capacity Building and Education
  • Over 35 years experience in international law enforcement with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, INTERPOL and United Nations
  • Experience with RCMP includes serving in the General Investigation Section (serious crimes), Drug Section and major investigations
  • Also served with the former Yugoslavia United Nations Peacekeeping Civilian Police, conducting war crimes investigations, crime against humanity, human rights investigations and monitoring law enforcement engagement.
  • Member – INTERPOL Group Of Experts Police Training
  • Past President; Canadian Association Of Police Educators
  • Member of Canadian Police Knowledge Network and RCMP Quarterly Editorial Board
  • Published historian and freelance writer
    • Co-edited “Police Organization and Training, Innovations in Research and Practice”, spearheading a collective effort of 13 different countries to promote best practices in investigational excellence
    • Editor and publisher of “Match fixing in Sport, an International collaboration”
Fred Lord
Director, Anti-Corruption & Transparency Operations
  • Over 29 years of public service in the fields of safety, security & integrity for defence, international law enforcement, anti-corruption and sport.
  • Previous roles include:
    • Member Office of Economic & Cultural Development (OECD) Task Force on Charting Illicit Trade (TF-CIT) – (Emerging Illicit Threats).
    • Deputy Chair Local Independent Advisory Group (LIAG) West Mercia & Worcester Police Region.
    • Observer World Customs Organisation Integrity Sub-Committee.
    • Programme Manager Integrity in Sport, INTERPOL-FIFA Anti-Corruption Training Initiative – Lyon, France
    • Assistant Director & Head, INTERPOL Anti Corruption Office – Lyon, France
    • Manager Covert Services & Counter Intelligence – Office of Police Integrity, Victoria, Australia
    • Western Australia Police – Internal Affairs Covert Services & Bureau of Criminal Intelligence, Undercover Police Unit
    • Certified National Undercover Police Operations Training instructor
    • Certified INTERPOL Advanced Training Instructor – FBI Assessed