Kidnap & Ransom

Kidnapping and hostage taking is a real threat to travellers and expatriates in large parts of the world today.

Kidnapping or detention demands professional assistance, especially when dealing with ransom situations. Our specialist K&R personnel are handpicked, highly trained staff.

Our personnel assist our clients to reduce exposure and to act accordingly.  In the event of an incident we provide guaranteed and unlimited access to specialist response consultants. Their assistance is crucial to help minimize the impact on human lives and business operations.

SHIELD provide assistance for our clients against (not limited to):

  • Kidnapping and Ransom (K&R)
  • Wrongful or illegal detention
  • Hijacking
  • Extortion
  • Travel and appearance
  • Logistics

SHIELD K&R consultant assists with and provide:

  • K&R Consultants; available on 24/7 call to the insurance company, clients, organizations/authorities etc. Ready to respond, lead negotiations, liaise with respective embassy, insurance company, police/authorities and other agencies, if required
  • Close Protection Team, provided as part of the agreed policy, to ensure the security of family members and other personnel, throughout the duration of the incident