World Border Security Congress

Judson D. LaCapra

Judson D. LaCapra

Director of Development

S2 Global


Mr. LaCapra is recognized for his leadership and skills in developing and managing business opportunities. In 2005, Mr. LaCapra became a founding member of S2 Global, a business providing turn-key operations, maintenance, and training services for the use of detection technology for homeland security purposes.

Today, Mr. LaCapra serves as Director of Development for S2. He is responsible for identifying new market opportunities, strategic planning and being a key leader in the set-up of the S2 turn-key scanning operations at airports, seaports, border crossings, and critical infrastructure for governments and private industry worldwide.

Mr. LaCapra was involved in each stage of the development and successful start-up of the cargo scanning project to scan 100% of imports at the Port of San Juan in Puerto Rico. With the contract to provide a complete and integrated cargo inspection service in multiple locations throughout Mexico, he was charged to interface with the client, manage and execute key project deliverables, oversee site design and build, and support start-up of site operations. More recently, he was a on the ground in Albania implementing S2’s operation to scan imports and exports at multiple locations throughout the country. Currently, he is leading several new opportunities throughout the world.

Prior to S2, Mr. LaCapra was the Marketing Manager for the largest newspaper company in the Northwest Region of Brazil, Jornal A Critica. He received Regional and International recognition for marketing campaigns that increased circulation of the company’s newspaper and promoted support for the disadvantaged children of the Region.

Mr. LaCapra graduated with a B.S. in International Business from Barry University in Miami, Florida and holds an MBA from Georgetown University in Washington, DC. He is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish