Raphael is a security professional, certified PSP and CPP by ASIS International. He holds a master degree in criminology. Raphael is currently a senior security advisor and inspector working at the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC). He leads security projects and provides advice to senior leaderships. He is responsible for conducting security inspections at high security sites, including Nuclear Power Plants and facilities that store, use and transport high-risk radioactive materials. Raphael provides his expertise on security policies, technical assessments, compliance and enforcement activities in the field of nuclear security.
Since 2010, he participated in numerous IAEA Regional and National Training Courses around the world as an expert and lecturer. In 2015, he was part of the CNSC team that hosted the IPPAS mission to Canada. He participated in IPPAS missions as a team member in 2016 and 2017 in Europe and Africa and led a peer-review mission in 2019. He received several recognitions for his expertise and contributions at the CNSC.