Meet The CEO

Michael Cohen

Chief Executive Officer

Michael Cohen serves as the CEO and Director of Executive Security Solutions (ESS), which he co-founded in 2006. His leadership at ESS is marked by strategic oversight in security operations, client relationship management, and corporate governance.

With over two decades of experience in the security industry, Michael has developed a trusted reputation for delivering sophisticated, customised and effective security solutions that leverage cutting-edge technologies and highly skilled personnel. His expertise encompasses managing significant large-scale corporate accounts and essential infrastructure projects.

Under his stewardship, ESS has achieved remarkable recognition, including being listed twice in the Business Review Weekly (BRW) Fast 100 companies list. Michael’s entrepreneurial spirit has also been acknowledged with three Anthills Top 30 under 30 Young Entrepreneur Awards.

Currently Michael is propelling ESS into the future by emphasising the integration of technology, automation, and emerging security technologies. Under his guidance, ESS is at the forefront of adopting innovation and tech that not only streamlines operations, but also significantly improves the effectiveness and efficiency of security services, while optimising results.

Michael’s vision for the company includes a strategic focus on leveraging these technological advancements to set new industry standards and offer clients unparalleled security solutions.

Michael studied a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing at Monash University and has completed the Foundations of Directorship course at the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Why Choose ESS?

At ESS we’re equipped with highly trained security personnel, industry-leading technology and AI, and are backed by our Grade-A1 Security Operations Centre (SOC). Our comprehensive and tailored security solutions are designed to ensure the safety and security of your business or home. We pride ourselves on our exceptional customer service and dedication to keeping your security measures optimised, cost-effective, and up-to-date.

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