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Jim Yarbrough - Practice Director, Supply Chain Risk Intelligence
Jim Yarbrough leads BSI’s team of supply chain security analysts and assesses the potential threat of terrorism and cargo disruption to countries and businesses worldwide. Jim provides international cargo threat information and analysis to governments around the world and to several Fortune 500 companies. These assessments are integral to the Global Risk Analysis & Data Evaluation (GRADE) tool that BSI provides to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Jim also developed a unique study on acts of terrorism that specifically target supply chain infrastructure, personnel, and modes of transportation, which is being used today by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials. Jim previously served as a Research Associate with the Center for International Trade & Security at the University of Georgia. There, he conducted on-site assessments and provided analysis on foreign export control and border security practices on behalf of the U.S. Department of State.