Our Company

Our Mission

East West Protection strives to build a safer world by developing and delivering integrated all-hazards preparedness and response systems for communities and sovereign nations. EWP is committed to earning the trust of its clients by providing services adapted to the local environment focusing on domestic preparedness and emergency response. Our approach to designing and implementing systems is to bring the right experts, effective processes and proven products together to protect against complex threats. Above all, we collaborate effectively, we value our relationships, we fulfill our commitments and we respect different cultures.

Our Team

Fuad El-Hibri

Founding Partner

W. Craig Vanderwagen

Founder/ Managing Partner

Karim El-Hibri

Vice President of Operations

Melissa Sanders

Director of Project Management

Mary Ann Vetch


William Olukoya

Vice President of Finance

Marcia Nass

General Counsel