Profile Director

James Otigbah CPP MSyl Fda
Owner/Director, Executive Protection Specialist and Security Consultant.

He has vast experience in the Executive Protection field and has an excellent track record in the security industry, having operated among others in most European countries, in African countries such as Libya, Somalia, Kenya, Nigeria, Tunisia, Egypt and South Africa; in Yemen and other Arab countries as well as in Mexico, the USA, Hong Kong and Thailand.

During a two-year mandate, he was attached to the Swiss Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya as the Security Advisor/Third Secretary. He was responsible for the security of the embassy, the ambassador and the staff, as well as for high level Swiss delegations on their visits to the region. His area of responsibility and operation were the countries of Kenya, Somalia, Burundi, Rwanda and Uganda.

He holds, among other qualifications, the widely recognised CPP certification of ASIS, a degree in Protective Security Management from the University of Buckinghamshire (UK), a Certificate in Terrorism Studies from the University of St. Andrews (UK) and a Certificate in Security Management from the University of Leicester (UK). He has also been elected a Member of IISec; having met their academic and professional requirements.

He is passionate about sharing his knowledge and experience with other people; he knows that with more awareness and knowledge, everybody can considerably improve their own security and safety. This led him to design and deliver various courses and workshops to government, corporate and private persons. Participants are taught in an interactive and experiential way how to improve their personal security and safety.