We tailor-make our solutions to mitigate the risk faced, creating security systems that can react swiftly to changes in threat. From yacht security to technical design, we aim to keep you, your people and your business secure.
Drawing from extensive experience across the group, MPDS offers a wide range of physical security solutions to ensure the security of personnel, facilities, equipment and property. The scope of services offered by MPDS include: security guards, CCTV surveillance, protective barriers, locks, access control protocols, alarm systems and sensors and mechanical/electronic access control measures.
MPDS can also provide a comprehensive security audit of a given location giving recommendations on which services are best suited for the environment.
Our skilled Close Protection Personnel Security Details (PSD) are highly trained specialist professionals. Whether it’s safeguarding high-net-worth individuals or safely escorting business VIPS to and from their places of work, our discreet teams can operate and adapt in any threat environment.
Our people are multinational and undergo rigorous background checks. We can provide support for families with female bodyguards who are trained in paediatrics. Our aim is to allow clients to conduct their business safely with the minimum of intrusion or inconvenience.
MPDS offers a range of port security solutions including International and Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) code compliant assessments, plans and reviews. MPDS implements Port Facility Plans and can assist with physical security requirements including security teams, search points and canine teams. Further measures include cameras (thermal/night vision), ANPR, CO2 detectors, as well as small patrol craft. MPDS partners with some of the best technical security companies in the world and can provide a range of measures to suit any security challenge, environment or budget. Centre
Threats of piracy, terrorism, and criminal issues at port and at sea, security concerns are an increasing reality for superyacht owners. Our dedicated team come from a background in Special Forces, including US Navy Seals, the US Coastguard, the Australian SAS and the British SBS. Their security knowledge is contemporary and based on real experience. They are discreet, professional and respect your privacy.
Services include: security consultancy, crew training, transit risk assessments and security plans, on-vessel security protection teams, VIP protection, port and marina risk assessments and security support, and security technology.
We work closely with our clients, tailoring the security plan to suit the unique needs of the high-profile event. MPDS can offer services such as physical security (both close protection and manned guarding), crisis management (including crowd management and evacuation plans), traffic management and executive transport.
Cyber security is projected to be the biggest risk to any individual or company in the next decade. Already, it is a critical global issue: cybercrime victims worldwide lose an estimated €290 billion each year. MPDS are unique in that we combine the virtual and real aspects of cyber security: from prevention of hacking to physical searches of devices, to human intelligence and disaster remediation – a full 360-degree solution, above and below the surface.
Our cyber security services include: formal cyber risk assessments; securing IOT (Internet of Things); data warehousing and protection of sensitive and commercial data; physical sweeps for intercept and logging devices; provision of safe speech rooms; surveillance and detection of illegal equipment; and staff awareness training.
From state-of-the-art surveillance and counter surveillance systems to access control, blast protection, and reliable communication networks, MPDS can provide a range of technical systems. Our solutions are holistic, starting at the threat analysis all the way through to design, implementation, training and operation.
Intelligence gathering is an integral part of the services offered by many of the companies within the Chelsea Group family and MPDS is no exception. Up-to-the-minute intelligence is gathered through our network of in-country specialists, operational personnel, and dedicated resources from our partner company Security Exchange 24. The 24/7 operations centre, based in London, monitors all reports and incidents in real time and provides this information to our clients.
Kidnap & Ransom
MPDS offers crisis management consultancy, special risk coverage and response to kidnap and extortion through its subsidiary Security Exchange 24 which is a Lloyds-approved security consultancy specialized in risk management at the highest levels. The team also offers expert help in the related specialist support services: crisis management; crisis communications; government and law enforcement liaison; and trauma management, thereby ensuring not only a professional response to any incident but also a full post-incident recovery programme which will expedite the swift repatriation and rehabilitation of the kidnap victim.
Mentoring of Forces: As part of the Chelsea Group, MPDS can supply both military and police training. We mentor forces to ensure an upgrade of capabilities to meet current threats. Our services include supplying advisors and mobile training teams, designing training programmes, and procuring specialist equipment.
Specialist Training Solutions: We offer specialised security-related training courses that are internationally accredited. MPDS instructors are subject-matter experts from the intelligence, law enforcement, and military professions. They are equipped with the latest tactics, multiple languages, and have current and relevant experience. These include:
- Guard Force and Bodyguard Training
- CCTV Operators
- Hostile Environmental Security Training (City & Guilds accredited)
- Armoured Vehicle Familiarisation Training
- Defensive Driving Techniques
- Medical Training
- Maritime security training
As part of the Chelsea Group, we also offer clients leadership development training through our sister company The Leadership Trust.
Planning & Tracking
Planning & Tracking
MPDS provides journey management to individuals and companies worldwide, from discreet VIP escorts in luxury transportation with security trained drivers, through to armoured vehicle mobile protection with guards. All journeys begin with planning including route and venue reconnaissance. Vehicles are tracked using transponders linked to our 24/7 operations centre via satellite, and personnel can be provided with tracking and alarm devices such as a Pocket Buddy.