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Introducing Wheels Up Podcast Co-host Steve Albritton

We’re excited to introduce co-host, Steven Albritton, to our listeners. Steve Albritton served with the Marines and a state police force in the USA before taking on a role as security manager for a high net worth individual and family. Since leaving that role, Steve has established OPStructure, an industry consultancy taking on project work but focussing on […]

A holistic approach to close protection services – Interview with Ronin SA’s Timm Smith.

AN INTERVIEW ABOUT CLOSE PROTECTION WITH RONIN SA FOUNDER, TIMM SMITH Close Protection, Close Personal Protection, Bodyguarding or Executive Protection, call it what you will, there is an art to providing a professional service. With a global network of graduates who started as students searching for that level of professionalism,  Ronin SA is cited as one of […]

Gold Coast Bulletin – Gold Coast Firm provides bodyguard paramedics to the rich

Ryan Keen, Gold Coast Bulletin – A GOLD Coast military veteran believes he’s on to a winning formula, providing executive protection with paramedics who double as bodyguards. Ex-Australian Defence Force member Troy Claydon said his company, Panoptic Solutions, was thriving with increasing numbers of high net-worth people seeking its combination service in the past six […]

Bodyguard, Paramedic or Both? Experience in the protection detail.

As we see the rapid realisation by Executive Protection Agents & Bodyguards worldwide of the need to increase their medical qualifications, the prudent point of experience and ongoing exposure must be taken into account. As previously demonstrated with the role of executive protection, it is one thing to have a certificate for a course, however […]

Australian Bodyguards & EP Providers – 5 tips

AUSTRALIAN BODYGUARDS AND EXECUTIVE PROTECTION PROVIDERS – FIVE ITEMS TO LOOK FOR WHEN ENGAGING AN EXECUTIVE PROTECTION PROVIDER IN AUSTRALIA   Professional Australian Bodyguards and Executive Protection Providers can be a rare commodity. Searching for an executive protection provider for the first time can be slightly daunting.  Here are some things to look for which, in […]

Sydney Bodyguards & Executive Protection Services

Sydney Bodyguards : Sydney, Australia has an active criminal element like every other major city around the world. Corporations and Ultra High Net Worth Individuals (UHNWI) frequently turn to local Sydney protective services to keep senior executives, visitors, and family members safe. The Australian Bureau of Statistics reported that in 2015/2016 the New South Wales Police […]

Unarmed Executive Protection Australia, Asia and Beyond

Unarmed vs Armed Bodyguards and Executive Protection Australia, Asia and Beyond – lets discuss. The world we live in today is full of threats. One out of every five women and one in thirteen men are victims of stalking. Every year 12,000 to 15,000 people are held captive. Emotionally Disturbed Persons (EDP’s) and mentally unstable fans pose […]

Indonesia Security – Business Travel Security and Safety

Indonesia Security and Safety: Ranked as the 4th most populous country in the world, with a population of over 265 million, Indonesia is famous as a holiday destination but is becoming an increasingly important destination for business travellers. The country is a big player in the mining and energy sectors but is also growing attention […]

12 000 to 15 000 People Held Captive Every Year…

Are you aware that up to 2,000 people around the world are currently being held against their will in one form or another? Or that somewhere between 12,000 and 15,000 people a year are kidnapped for ransom or held hostage? The fact is, risk is ever present whoever and wherever you are, and being prepared […]