Intelligence, Hybrid Warfare, National Security

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Subject Matter Expert For Media

  • Chinese state sponsored threats
  • Transnational organized crime and China/Mexico/Canada/USA nexus
  • Foreign Influence (North America)
  • Foreign espionage
  • National security
  • Hybrid Warfare
  • Intelligence
Scott McGregor consults with Global News Investigative Journalist, Sam Cooper, author of Wilful Blindness: How A Network of Narcos, Tycoons and CCP Agents Infiltrated The West. .


Hybrid Warfare Operations, China-Taiwan Conflict, China-West Tension, Foreign Election Interference in Canada, The Cost of Chinese Communist Party Subversion of America, Topical issues concerning The United Front Work Department of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party (UFWD), How China is involved in organized crime…


RCMP Calvin Chrustie, former Royal Canadian Mounted Police senior operations officer for Transnational Organized Crime and United Nations veteran gives his endorsement of THE MOSAIC EFFECT and offers up additional insight into Hybrid Warfare on The Northern Sentinels Podcast with Chris Ayotte. Read more about this on Chris Ayotte’s, The Greater Good.

Listen below to Rob Breakenridge interview the authors of The Mosaic Effect
Interviewed on CTV National News on OPERATION FOXHUNT – Reporting by Investigative Journalist, Judy Trinh
Click to Link to episode with Scott McGregor on AMERICAN THOUGHT LEADERS


  • Former Canadian Military Intelligence
  • Advisor, The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) on TNOC and hybrid warfare threats
  • Liaised and engaged with 5eyes intelligence agencies on matters of National Security at classified level including CIA, FBI, CSIS, DEA, ATF, DHS, NSA, CSE, ONI, DIA, OFAC, AFP, NCA
  • Advisor to BC Attorney General of TNOC threats which led to public inquiry known as the Cullen Commission.
  • Advisor SESHAT Grey Zone Conflict/Hybrid Warfare and International Negotiations with Calvin Chrustie is a senior consultant with InterVentis Global, a boutique international risk and security group.  Calvin spent 32 years with the RCMP in the intelligence and investigational world of transnational national organized crime, specializing in kidnaps, extortion, money laundering, and other forms of ‘crimes in action’. 
  • Maintains an extensive Intelligence network.
  • Principal of CLOSEHOLD Intelligence Inc.


Scott co-authored the book with filmmaker and investigative journalist Ina Mitchell with contributions by pro-democracy activist Ivy Li and Finn Lau 劉祖廸 who is currently in exile with a HK$1 million bounty on his head for any information that could lead to his arrest. The afterword is written by Michel Juneau-Katsuya, a former senior official with the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS).

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The Mosaic Effect exposes the U.S. run secret probe into China’s operations in Canada, called Operation Dragon Lord. You can read more about Operation Dragon Lord in the following article by the CBC’s Alexander Panetta.

“U.S. ran secret probe into China’s operations in Canada, new book alleges.”
Journalist: Alexander Panetta, CBC News

CBC interview with Michel Juneau-Katsuya on the revelations from Operation
Dragon Lord from the book “the Mosaic Effect.”
Host: Natalie Kalata
Producer: @chlsprry

Listen to Scott McGregor talk on 580 CFRA News Talk Radio.
“A new book peeks into allegations of a secret U.S. probe that was created to spy on Chinese operations within Canadian grounds. Scott McGregor, a former military and RCMP intelligence official, co-authored ‘The Mosaic Effect’. He joins Andrew Pinsent on CFRA Live.”


Scott McGregor, former intelligence analyst provides insight into national security and hybrid warfare

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  • For consultation work contact Scott direct through CLOSEHOLD Intelligence Inc.
  • For speaking engagements and media contact Scott through the email listed below.
  • For Mosaic Effect media events contact the publisher.