In Focus: Security Consultancy Services Ltd

Dedicated, Effective & Discreet Security Protection Services


In a world full of risks from criminal behaviour having the comfort of discreet professional security protection is vital for the modern high profile football player and executive. fcbusiness speaks to Trevor Holdway and Alf Samuels at Security Consultancy Services Ltd to find out more about the professional services they provide.






Here at Security Consultancy Services Limited (Secose) we have been providing Protective Security for over 30 years and we pride ourselves in being a flexible, innovative and service orientated Security Company who offers a customised and discrete personal service to each client. We have a long history of providing professional services to VIP’s and celebrities, including top football agents and their clients, in the UK, Paris, Geneva, Dubai and New York.


All our Operatives are professionally trained to very high standards and here at Secose we maintain a varied database of trained and qualified security operatives with military, police and civilian backgrounds, and who have all undergone an SIA (Security Industry Authority) approved training course.


In addition, all our Close Protection Operatives are trained in threat/risk assessment, defensive and evasive driving and first aid. All have excellent communication skills and are all fully insured.


When you, the client, is facing a potential crisis or complex security issues then you can rely on us to assist you. Through our professional insight, intelligence gathering and technology, we help you seize the advantage while remaining secure, compliant and resilient.


Over the past 10 years we have seen a significant increase in extortive criminal threats against elite footballers and their families. In response to these levels of threats Secose have responded with a solid high quality standard of security.


In recent years the introduction of the SIA has impacted immensely on the security industry bringing about major changes. We, as a company, have risen to this challenge by maintaining best practices and services along with carrying out internal assessments to increase and provide better security personnel and management services to our clients.


We are dedicated to supporting clients by working with them to deliver the best possible solutions to the management, control and reduction of risks wherever and whenever these occur. Secose classifies any project undertaken as a special project and undertakes and produces a detailed risk assessment of our clients’ needs and concerns. This in-depth assessment revolves around not only the client but also their family, along with any in-house staff and regular external services utilised by the client.


Throughout our support to our clients, we continue to think about not just the response itself, but the longer-term effectiveness and recovery. We work with you in a bid to bring about peace of mind and normality back into your life, to assess the response and capitalise on lessons learned to ensure that you emerge stronger’.


Our impartial advice is tailored to the clients’ requirements and is pragmatic, discreet and effective. Our solutions are underpinned by our robust Policy, Planning, Implementation and Ongoing Management. Preparation and readiness underpin our ability to successfully respond to whatever situation presents itself.


We have the required expertise and experience and have in place a security management team second to none which is the bedrock of the company comprising the following experienced group structure, specialists include:


– Risk Assessment Consultants


– Close Protection Services


– Residential Security Teams (Static)


– High Risk Security Operations Management


– Mobile Security Teams


– Quick Reaction Team (QRT)


– In-house Technical Team supporting technical surveillance assets


– Medical Teams


– Dog Handlers


– Cyber Incident Specialist


– Anti-Kidnap, Anti-Bandit Defensive and Evasive Driver Training for clients and their families


– Personal Security Awareness Training


Should you require our services, we welcome the opportunity of meeting with you at a mutually convenient time to discuss these in more detail via:, call: 07969 727 574 or email: