Risk Management Consultancy
If you expect employees to visit or work in locations with high crime rates or poor infrastructure, or you have operations and assets in areas affected by instability, terrorism or conflict, you have a legal and moral duty of care to take suitable measures to protect them. Financial losses, business disruption and reputational damage arising from security failures can also be significant and damaging.
Edson Tiger helps you protect your organisation, people and assets against these risks. We are subject matter experts and can provide board level strategic direction as well as operational and tactical advice. We are constantly reviewing our understanding of global threats through a network of privileged sources. The recommendations and advice you get reflect the realities of the world today and the specific risks that apply to your particular circumstances.
Our clients include corporations, government agencies and high-profile individuals who need a greater understanding of security threats to make informed and intelligent decisions about how to operate safely. We help them implement effective policies, procedures or specialist measures to mitigate and control the risks they face.
Typical security and risk management consultancy services:
- Country, Threat and Risk Assessments
- Site Vulnerability Assessments
- Development of Personal, Project and Country Security Plans
- A review of existing security and risk management policies and procedures
- The design and implementation of Critical Incident and Contingency Plans
- The establishment of high level liaison relationships with host governments
- Travel Risk Management Systems
- Crisis Management Systems
- Security Awareness Campaigns
Organisational needs and global security threats evolve constantly. Many clients choose to work with Edson Tiger on a retained basis so they can immediately access advice and support when they need it.
When you work with Edson Tiger you can be confident that you are providing the most effective protection possible for your people and your assets.
Protecting People and Assets across the Globe
Edson Tiger provides direct support in the form of security personnel, specialist equipment and technical expertise. We also manage a database of vetted local providers of services required to protect people and assets anywhere in the world. Typically, but not exclusively, our services are delivered in the more complex and high threat environments.
Services include the deployment of professional risk advisors and close protection teams to support your personnel on the ground, for both short and long term assignments. We also arrange transport and logistics support and can assist with screening and selecting local providers to support the project.
Technical support includes the provision of tracking and communications solutions, information sharing and data analytics. We also provide technical surveillance penetration testing and vulnerability assessments of premises and off-site facilities.
Our services include:
- Provision of Edson Tiger Risk Advisors and Close Protection Teams
- The screening, selection and management of local security providers
- Provision of personal protection and emergency response equipment
- Provision of technical support such as tracking and communications
- Vulnerability Assessments
Travel and Personal Security Awareness Training
One of the most effective ways to improve the security of your staff and protect your assets is to prepare and train people to better understand and meet the challenges they face wherever they may be located. We have developed a range of training solutions to help you achieve this. For staff visiting or deployed overseas and those who manage them, courses are available as individual interventions or as part of a comprehensive and overarching Security Management and Risk Training (SMART) system
- E-Learning based personal and travel security training (Intelligent Travel)
- Complex Environment Awareness Training (CEAT)
- Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT)
- Female Traveller Awareness Training (FTAT)
- Travel Risk for Managers (TRfM)
- Young Traveller Training (YTT)
We also offer general threat response and awareness training applicable to all those who visit or work in locations where there is a discernible criminal or terrorist threat including crowded and public spaces.
- Suspicious Persons Observation Training (SPOT)
- Reacting to major incidents training (REACT)
Our training is unique and reflects that given to members of the Diplomatic Service and the Intelligence and Security Services. We provide participants with a range of practical models and tools that they can apply in the real world. We offer a range of training solutions including instructor led training, e-learning and other on and off-line solutions. We tailor our training packages to reflect the specific circumstances and requirements of those taking part. Training can be delivered at our facility in Exeter or, if required further afield including overseas. Recent venues have included Italy, Saudi Arabia, Cyprus, Algeria, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Nigeria,
Relevant training can help keep your people safe even in lower risk locations, where avoiding complacency and maintaining a good level of situational awareness remains important.
Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR)
Edson Tiger can provide physical, technical and counter surveillance capability to support your investigations. These include fraud, theft, counterfeiting and brand protection, be it by individuals or groups including more sophisticated organised criminal networks. We can provide evidential packages where required, which meet UK criminal prosecution standards. We are also experienced in working alongside UK Law Enforcement Agencies.
As well as directed surveillance operations we can also assist with active intelligence gathering and reconnaissance tasks including test purchases, social engineering and other forms of human intelligence operations. Surveys, vulnerability assessments and physical penetration testing of key locations in the UK and overseas. We also provide Technical Surveillance Counter Measure (TSCM) inspections.
Capacity Building is typically a coordinated package of training and advisory services delivered to public and private organisations. The purpose is to educate and train the organisation’s people and develop their systems to meet present and future defence and security challenges, and to make the organisation more effective and resilient.
The Defence and Security Sector
We operate globally, delivering capacity building services to national security institutions overseas. This includes projects supported by the UK Conflict Security and Stabilisation Fund (CSSF) including: Counter Violent Extremism (CVE); Counter Terrorism (CT); and Counter Insurgency (COIN) programmes. Our focus is on intelligence-led strategies: the collection, analysis and exploitation of intelligence and special operations.
The Corporate Sector
We work with private organisations to help them improve their contingency and crisis management capability. They then become more resilient and better able to manage and respond to global threats.