Security Companies

Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear on the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.

The U.S. government assumes no responsibility for the professional ability or integrity of the persons or firms whose names appear on the list.

Aegis Defence Services

Headquarters:
Aegis Defence Services Ltd
84 Eccleston Square
London
SW1V 1PX
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(0)20 7222 1020
Fax: +44(0)20 7222 1022
Email: info@aegisworld.com
Website: www.aegisworld.com

Contact in Iraq:
Jonathan Allen
Country Manager
Iraq VOIP: +44 (0) 20313 70546-1-201
Iraq Mobile: +964 (0) 780 921 1514
Email: jallen@aegisworld.com
Skype: aegis.country.manager.iraq

Tim Muir and Paul Bland
Deputy Country Managers
Iraq VOIP:  +44 (0) 20313 70546-1-206
Iraq Mobile:  +964 (0) 780 921 1374
Email:  dcollins@aegisworld.com
Skype:  aegis.dep.country.manager.iraq

Description of Services:
AEGIS is a London based, privately owned, British security and risk management company with overseas offices in Afghanistan, Bahrain, Iraq, Dubai, Libya, Africa and the USA. We have substantial experience and a world-wide client-base, including governments, international agencies and the international corporate sector. We are a major security provider to the US government, have a significant portfolio of Oil and Gas sector clients in Iraq, and we are security advisor to the Lloyds Joint War Risk Committee. We have been operating in Iraq since 2004.

Blue Hackle LLC

Headquarters:
2000 Pennsylvania Ave; Suite 4500
Washington, DC 20006
Tel: 202-350-9778
Fax: 202-872-7824
Email: info@bluehackle.com
Website: www.bluehackle.com

Contact in Iraq:
Craig Brewitt
Country Manager
BH Middle East
+964 (0)772-264-1638
Email: craig.brewitt@bluehackle.com

Description of Services:

Blue Hackle was formed in 2004 in response to the requirement for low visibility and reduced impact security services in hostile and challenging environments worldwide. The company specializes in risk management, close protection, and mobile and static security. In addition, Blue Hackle provides training in a variety of functional areas including counter terrorism, counter insurgency, close protection and other security related subjects. Blue Hackle has operated in Iraq since 2004 and continues to provide a full suite of services to clients that includes integrated security, life support, transportation and other business support services. We maintain operational offices in Baghdad, Basra and the KRG.

Blue Hackle is fully licensed to operate as a security company in both Iraq and the KRG.

Reed International, Inc.

U.S. Headquarters
Grant Brigden, President
19440 Golf Vista Plaza, Suite 230
Leesburg, VA 20176, USA
Tel: +1 (571)-209-5222
Fax: +1 (571)-209-5223
Email: grant@reedinc.com
Website: Reed International, Inc.

Contact in Iraq:
Amer A. Mardam-Bey, Director, Business Development
Iraq: +964 790 234 0286
Email: amer@reedinc.com

Herman Homsek, Iraq Country Manager
Iraq: +964 790 234 0286
Email: hhomsek@reedinc.com

Description of Services:
Reed is an International Mission Critical Support Services Company, established in 2003, and headquartered in Virginia, USA. The Company provides mission critical services worldwide including, Close Protection, Personal Security Details, Convoy Security, Risk Assessment, EDD  Services (K9) and Static Security Solutions. In addition, Reed also provides Life Support, Force Protection and Logistics Services.

Reed is fully licensed to operate as a security company in both Iraq and KRG. The company maintains operational offices in Baghdad, Basra and Erbil where we also have kennel facilities.

Reed is also licensed and qualified to provide in-country training and certification on a variety of subjects, including HABC accredited Level III International Certificate in Close Protection, Edexcel accredited FPOS Intermediate and FPOS Basic medical Course, RoSPA approved and accredited Defensive Driver Training Course and various other courses.

Sallyport Global Services (SGS)

Headquarters:
Paul Hatcher III
11921 Freedom Drive, Suite 1000
Reston, VA  20190
US: +1 (703) 640-3000
International: +1 (703) 676-3000
Emails:
 Paul.Hatcher@sallyportGlobal.com
info@sallyportglobal.com

Contact in Iraq:
Marius Bartlett
Iraq Deputy Country Manager
US:+1 (703) 645-7537
Iraq:+964 (0) 780 236 0773
Baghdad VOIP: (703) 645-7537
mbartlett@sallyportglobal.com

Description of Services:
Sallyport Global Services provides full spectrum integrated security and protective solutions to include Protective Security Detail (PSD) mobile security services, Static Security Guard Services, Secure Villas & Conference Facilities, Trauma Center with Licensed Physician and Parking, CCTV and other electronic security measures, risk assessments, threat analysis, contingency planning, emergency services training and other risk mitigation training.  Sallyport has provided Protective Security Services throughout Iraq since 2004.  We have a Life Support Center and office in Baghdad, office in Erbil and a permanent presence in Iraq.

SOC LLC

Headquarters:
15004 Northridge Drive, Suite 110
Chantilly, VA 20151
Tel: (703) 955-5702
Fax:(703) 955-5751
Website: www.soc-usa.com
Email: info@soc-usa.com

Contact for Middle East and Africa Operations:
Mitch Wilson
Email: mitch.wilson@soc-usa.com
Tel: + 965 2382 4402
Mobile: +971 50 353 5813

Description of Services:
SOC is one of the largest and most respected international security companies supporting both government and commercial clients. Our services portfolio includes personal security details, mobile security, and static security solutions. Our skilled personnel and wide range of resources allow us to rapidly scale operations and fulfill a diverse array of assignments.

SOC also provides comprehensive life support services. As a premiere security and mission support provider operating on local economies and in remote locations, we have the pre-positioned resources and assets to support the most demanding customer needs. Our management and subject matter experts, global employment pool, and proven program management procedures provide reliable and cost effective life support solutions in any operating environment.

Trans Atlantic Corp
TAV Security Ltd/Gbr

Headquarters:
Qustapa, Erbil
Iraq 44001
Iraq:  +964 (0) 750-761-0088
Email:  info@tav-security.com
Website:  www.tav-security.com

Contact in Iraq:
Business Development Manager
Iraq:  +964 (0) 750-761-0088
Email:  bdm@pasawan-security.com

Description of Services:
TAV Security is a special security services provider throughout Iraq.  Customized services provider for all facets of physical security.

Triple Canopy, a Constellis Company

Headquarters:
Constellis
13530 Dulles Technology Drive
Herndon, VA 20171
U.S.A.
Tel: 703-673-5000
Fax: 703-673-5001
Email: info@constellis.com
Website: www.constellis.com

Description of Services:
Triple Canopy is a leading provider of mission support, security and training services to government agencies and multinational corporations worldwide.  From program management and personal protection to logistics and training, Triple Canopy offers customized, comprehensive solutions that help clients mitigate risk and sustain business continuity.  Committed to the highest standards of quality and accountability, our employees adhere to a stringent compliance policy, an exacting code of ethics and sound operational execution.  Triple Canopy is ISO 9001:2008 certified and a founding signatory of the International Code of Conduct.  Visit www.triplecanopy.com.