Delivering discreet security and intelligence activities, to level the playing field and create transparency
A leading provider of security and intelligence services, KCS Group Europe operates discreetly in some of the world’s most difficult environments on complex cases of fraud, theft, corruption or market dynamics.
We gather intelligence through the discreet use of human sources to level the playing field and help our clients to identify and deal with any risks, weaknesses and threats which could impact on their business financially or reputationally.
In addition, through our specialist team at KCS IS, we also offer a unique service in the areas of Cyber Security and Cyber Risk. This covers penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, intelligence gathering and cyber security audits, providing unparalleled, analysis, contingency planning, and implementation for our clients.
Our key areas of expertise include:
Corporate Intelligence Services
Identifying any risks, weaknesses or threats associated with a business or situation using highly-placed human resources.
New market or sector entry research
Supporting businesses considering entering a new country, market, or sector. Analysing dynamics and identifying potential partners or individuals.
Know your customer screening
In-depth profiling and screening of individuals and businesses, providing a full and accurate picture to inform and support future business decisions.
"I have worked with the KCS Group Europe team for over 20 years. During this time, they have supported my companies on numerous occasions, providing due diligence, discrete intelligence, and market entry investigation services. The team are very professional, providing detailed reports that are both thorough and clear and the information they have provided has proved invaluable in supporting business decisions. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to anyone requiring specialist intelligence services."
Paul Lester, CBECompany Chairman
"Dentons and KCS have a long history of working together and we are proud to have them as strategic risk intelligence partners."
Andrew CheungGeneral Counsel, Dentons
"Stuart is a unique strategist with a difficult to find understanding of grey area dynamics and how they impact business objectives in volatile environments. Current, resourceful, reliable and always keen to stay ahead of the curve of his customers' demands. Extremely reliable and responsive to customer requirements."
Nabil ErianChief Security Officer, CTC International
"KCS is an excellent and very efficient provider of intelligence and cyber security services. In Tubacex we have engaged them several mandates with outstanding performance and discretion. The more difficult it gets, the better service KCS is able to provide. It is not easy to find the right partner for this kind of services and they certainly more than qualify."
Miguel Gómez LacabexTubacex
"I have worked with KCS Group Europe for the better part of twenty years and have always found them to be a reliable provider of impeccable and game-changing intelligence services. "
Ulf HenrikssonTransformation Leader, Dematic
"I have instructed KCS Group Europe on a number of occasions in the past decade and have always found them to be an organisation of the highest integrity, credibility and professionalism. "
"Stuart Poole-Robb is one of those people that one occasionally meets during the course of a lifetime, who is utterly trustworthy. He has total integrity and that is extremely rare. As a graphologist of 60 years standing I can vouch for this fact."
Erik ReesConsultant Graphologist, Private Practice
"I'm delighted to place on record the fact that I have worked with Stuart and KCS for some years now and have been deeply impressed by their capabilities, knowledge base and incisive analysis across the board."
John DalbyGeneral Manager, Sovereign Ferries Ltd
"Stuart's work is clearly presented and demonstrative of well-developed skill sets in strategy, planning and tactics. He evidences a clear grasp of the issues and can simultaneously plan at the micro and macro levels."
Robert DensmoreCurate, Church of England