Corporate History - Xpera Risk Mitigation and Investigation

In August of 2014, SCM Insurance Services acquired Granite Global Solutions. With it, the company’s respective risk mitigation and investigation services – Granite’s CKR Global, and SCM’s Forensic Investigations Canada (FIC) – have merged to become Xpera Risk Mitigation and Investigation.

As far back as 1975, CKR Global has had a rich entrepreneurial spirit that started in Canada and was based on growth, innovation, relentless drive, customer satisfaction, and ever expanding geographic regions.

CKR Global forged a deep history in private investigation and risk mitigation services across Canada, as well as developing international partnerships.

Forensic Investigations Canada Inc. (FIC) was founded in 1998 and was Canada's leading national private investigative services company. With offices from coast to coast, FIC was represented in every major city in Canada, as well as investigators and professional affiliates in strategic locations throughout North America, Asia and Europe.

2006

Canpro/FBIG Group of Companies re-brand as Canpro Global Services Inc – a Risk Mitigation company with five distinct brands.

2007

Canpro Global acquires three firms: BSG Corporation and Hammer & Associates in Calgary, AB, and Shepp Johnman Investigations in Edmonton, AB.

2008

Canpro Global acquires Fife Technical Safety & Rescue Consulting Ltd. Canpro opens international offices in Cypress, and signs a service agreement with the National Security Institute, Abu Dhabi.

2009

Canpro Global signs a Joint Venture Partnership with GI Security, with a team of over 10,000 personnel, to service clients in India. Canpro opens an office in Afghanistan providing secured accommodation to international personnel and organizations.

2011

On June 4th, Canpro Global and King-Reed merge to create Canada’s largest fully national Risk Mitigation and Investigation firm. 

2012

Progress Investigations, Atlantic Canada’s premier Investigation firm has joined the CKR Global group of companies augmenting the National footprint of over 23 offices coast to coast.

2014

SCM Insurance Services acquired Granite Global Solutions. With it, the company’s respective risk mitigation and investigation services – Granite’s CKR Global, and SCM’s Forensic Investigations Canada (FIC) merge to become Xpera Risk Mitigation and Investigation.