Kaba Mas Names Two Global Security Experts to Board of Directors
Michael Chiavacci and Peter Dordal Join Government Security Company Board
October 12, 2021 | Indianapolis, IN
Kaba Mas LLC, a global security and access control products manufacturer specializing in government use and a subsidiary of dormakaba US Holding Ltd. (dormakaba), has named two global security experts to its Board of Directors. Michael Chiavacci is the Chief Revenue Officer for 3SI Security Systems, and Peter Dordal is the President of Gardaworld Federal Services.
“I am delighted to appoint Mike and Pete to the Kaba Mas LLC Board of Directors,” said Alex Houston, Chief Operating Officer for dormakaba. “Both are accomplished security industry experts. Mike brings proven expertise in technology, digital innovation, and product development. Pete contributes significant experience in sales, market development, national security, and compliance. I am looking forward to their collective contributions to the Kaba Mas LLC organization.”
Chiavacci is known for his leadership and technical product acumen within the security industry, including product development, software engineering, sales leadership, and general management. He graduated from the United States Air Force Academy with a BS in Engineering and Business Management and served as an officer in the US Air Force. He holds an MS in Systems Management from the University of Southern California.
Dordal is an accomplished security management professional and business leader with experience in the U.S. military, private and public security, the intelligence community, and entrepreneurial commercial endeavors. Dordal is an expert in Foreign Ownership Control and Influence (FOCI) compliance and corporate governance. He holds an MBA from the McColl Graduate School of Business (Queens University) and is a graduate of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government International Security Program.
“Pete and Mike are both proven leaders in their respective fields and a welcomed addition to the Kaba Mas LLC board,” said Bruce Kayal, Inside Director for Kaba Mas LLC. “We have made a considerable investment in this business and feel Pete and Mike provide the additional corporate governance, global strategic direction and FOCI compliance needed to take us to the next level.”
For more information about Kaba Mas LLC, visit kabamas.com.
Located in Lexington, Kentucky, Kaba Mas LLC develops, manufactures, and markets advanced security, electronic access control products for government use. Founded in 1989 as the Mas-Hamilton Group, the strategy was simple: advance the PowerStar technology development to a level that would satisfy the United States Government’s Federal Specification FF-L-2740 for high-security locking devices. In 2001, Mas-Hamilton was acquired by Kaba Holding AG, located in Rumlang, Switzerland. It was at this time that Mas-Hamilton became known as Kaba Mas.
The 2015 merger of DORMA and Kaba formed an industry leader and trusted source for security and access control solutions. With over 150 years of experience and millions of installations worldwide ranging from push-button locks and door closers to entrance systems, interior glass, and fully networked and integrated access control solutions, dormakaba is your reliable partner for secure and flexible access to buildings and rooms. Kaba Mas is a subsidiary of dormakaba US Holding Ltd.