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Protegimus Protection Ltd

• Company Founded • British Bodyguard Association Approval • Partner with Executive Travel Company

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We are a private security company founded in September 2020. Steve O’Callaghan is the Founder/Managing Director of the company. Steve is a former British Army soldier and has a combined overseas security experience spanning two decades. Ranging from low profile security consultancy to high profile, hostile environment protection.

Steve is certified through the Security Industry Authority (SIA). He has a wealth of experience and qualifications that highlight his skills in the industry. Steve is currently studying for his Certified Security Management Professional (CSMP) qualification to develop his knowledge even further.

Steve served within the British Army, most notably with the world-renowned Royal Military Police Close Protection Unit. There he was a Senior Close Protection instructor and Operational Close Protection Officer. Steve has been responsible for a number of high level operations, both overseas and in UK. It has provided a perfect platform to gain vital experience and knowledge surrounding the security industry. It has enabled Steve to work alongside high-level government officials on numerous projects worldwide for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and high profile military dignitaries alike, as well as both High Net Worth/Ultra High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI/UHNWI).

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Steve also has relevant Corporate security experience, having been involved in the setup of a large scale security function for one of the worlds’ leading online retailer, The Hut Group (THG). It gave Steve the opportunity to take on many security projects. Ranging from managing the security function across numerous sites for THG, Physical/Technical security fit-outs for high-end brand sites. Steve has also been the lead in establishing and setting up various Residential Security Teams for a range of clientele.

As a result of his commitment, dedication and drive throughout his career Steve is the proud recipient of a number of awards and military medals. Steve has also received numerous Commendations from various clients for his outstanding provision of Close Protection services; including HMA’s and high profile dignitaries who also contribute to his honours list.

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