James Winter CPIO-MI
Executive Investigator


James Winter has been a private investigator in Ontario for 25 years.  Most of that time has been spent in leadership positions where he worked complex investigations and mentored countless others to be successful investigators.  

James is an accomplished investigative interviewer and is certified in the detection of deception, interrogation as well as Kinesic interviewing.  He is trained in mediation and dispute resolution and holds a certificate as a professional coach.

James Winter is an Instructor of Investigations at Conestoga College where he trains future investigators in the principles and practices of investigations.  He teaches courses in Private Investigations, Investigative Interviewing, Professional Ethics, Risk Management and Surveillance Techniques.

James remains active in the private investigation profession.  He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Council of Professional  Investigators Ontario (CPIO) where he holds the portfolio Director of Professional Development.

James Winter holds the prestigeous Master Investigator designation granted by the Council of Professional Investigators Ontario.

Erika Gamboa
Managing Investigator




After obtaining a degree in Accounting from the University of Veracruz, Erika enjoyed a successful career in the accounting departments of various Mexican municipalities as well as the Veracruz Teacher's College.

Erika next moved to Canada and trained as an investigative assistant.  In 2014 she obtained a private investigators license and conducted investigations for lawyers, insurance companies and private clients.

Erika Gamboa is instrumental in managing the operations of our Mexico office.  She is fluently bilingual English and Spanish and is certified by the Canadian Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration as an interpreter and translator.

Erika's management abilities are complimented by her certificates in International Commerce, Business Communication and Leadership Development.

The results of Erika's investigations have been used as evidence in Ontario courts and commissions.

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Renata Zalewska
Business Development 




Renata brings over 25 years of business implementation, client relations and sales success. 


Following her university studies, Renata obtained teaching and lecturing positions in Europe and Canada.  She obtained her TESOL certificate in Scotland and has taught English abroad. 


Renata taught Medical Terminology at Charles University & Teaching Hospital in Prague.  This medical background serves her well when serving clients who have medical claims issues.


As part of her entrepreneurial ventures, Renata received a Business Administration diploma at Conestoga College. In order to better understand her client's needs, Renata obtained a private investigator's license and has trained as an investigative interviewer.

Renata is enthusiastic about delivering the most efficient and customized solutions to solve her clients challenges. She welcomes clients to click on the link above to contact her directly.