Entries by Ed Hill

Piracy 2016: Current Global Troublespots

As the Med season draws to a close and winter approaches, many yachts begin their preparations for heading to sunnier climes. Yacht owners have the fortunate position of deciding where to send their yacht for the winter with the idyllic surroundings of the Caribbean, Middle East and the Far East presenting a somewhat envious problem.  However, as soon as a yacht leaves […]

Specialist superyacht security in demand for London’s rich list

Intrepid Risk Management and the specialist security services the company offers are currently featuring in a number of high profile superyacht journals.  Released to coordinate with Intrepid’s presence at the forthcoming London Yacht Jet and Prestige Car Show, the articles highlight the current surge in demand for high-end security services, with a particular emphasis for […]

Close Protection Officers – wanted London & French Riviera

Intrepid Risk Management are currently recruiting suitable candidates (male and female) to undertake close protection duties in London and the south of France.  As a minimum, all applicants MUST meet the following criteria:   SIA license in close protection (in date). FPOS medical certificate (in date). Come highly recommended from an individual already established within […]

Caribbean Yacht Murder Raises Security Concerns

The recent fatal shooting of a German national by masked gunmen on board a yacht in St. Vincent in the Caribbean raises concerns over security in the region.  The incident that took place in Wallilabou Bay at around 1.30 am on 4th March left one man dead and another man, believed to be the yacht’s […]

Have a very merry Christmas but don’t invite burglars into your home….

Christmas is a special time of year when friends and family come together to celebrate the festive season.  Sadly, some criminals regard this time of year as an opportunity to exploit people’s vulnerability and break into homes to steal cash, jewellery, credit cards, electronics, children’s gifts and anything else of value that can be sold […]

Personal Protection – who needs it?

Increasing rates of crime, violence and reductions in police manpower has resulted in a number of high profile individuals turning to the private security sector to provide them and their families with personal protection services.  A spate of recent attacks on the homes of a number of famous celebrities in London has led to an […]

Home Security: Are Celebrities Safe in their Homes?

The recent burglary on the £16 million London home of Premiership footballer David Ospina is yet another example of what appears to be a continuous trend of luxury homes of high profile individuals being targeted by criminal gangs. The Arsenal star’s luxury mansion, located in one of London’s most exclusive suburbs, was raided by burglars […]

The Russian Party at the 2015 Monaco Yacht Show

Intrepid Risk Management was delighted to be invited as one of the co-sponsors of the Russian Party at this year’s Monaco Yacht Show.  Hosted by London law firm Bargate Murray, the event symbolises the strong connections with the yachting industry and our Russian clientele.   Held at Le Before Bar on Monaco’s Route de la […]