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Robert Capwell

Robert E. Capwell
Chief Knowledge Officer
Employment Background Investigations, Inc.

With over twenty years of experience in the background screening industry, Robert E. Capwell is considered one of the leading experts in the field.  Mr. Capwell is a founding member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS).  He served as Co-Chair and member of the Board of Directors.

As an active advocate, Mr. Capwell, along with industry colleagues are leading the effort to organize a global background screening alliance to create best practices, standards, and accreditation for screening firms around the world.  His efforts thus far have helped unite screening firms in Europe, Asia, Latin America, South Africa and Canada.   Robert was also a committee member involved in writing the current ASIS International Background Screening Guidelines.

Mr. Capwell shares his knowledge through articles for SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management) online, and other industry and human resource publications.  He has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur Magazine and other HR-related publications.  Mr. Capwell is a dedicated spokesperson for regulatory and compliance issues, and speaks both nationally and internationally to industry colleagues, HR Professionals, various government agencies, and members of Congress.