About Us

Advanced Security Protection was established in Dubai in 2005. Since then we have gone onto grow across Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, with a full-time office in Dubai and representative offices in both London and Hong Kong.

Advanced Security Protection is lead by Stuart Thompson in Europe and the Middle East and Glyn Pearson in Hong Kong. Our 'Management Team' has amassed years of security expertise gained through International policing, military service, corporate security and specialist security consulting.

ASP engages dedicated experts and advisors such as Roy Manchip for Security Consulting; Peter Old and Martin Quaife for Technical Surveillance Countermeasures; along with Paul Cheshire and Arnold Spies for Special Events & Executive Protection Services.

Our primary services are:


Our company prides itself on delivering only the very best in quality and service provision, with an emphasis on client expectation and satisfaction. In support of this, Advanced Security Protection is a Dubai Police (DPS) registered company in the United Arab Emirates for Executive Protection, TSCM Services, Brand Protection and Security Consultancy. All of our UK operatives are registered and certified competent with the British Security Industry Authority (SIA). Likewise, our representative office in Hong Kong is fully registered with the relevant governing security bodies.

We are conscious that security is an important and vital element of any business, however, its integration must be seamless and without disruption to normal business practices. Therefore, our objective is to mitigate threats and risks with viable, common sense, practical solutions; with a focus on ‘minimal impact’ to the clients organisation.

Technical Surveillance Countermeasures TSCM

Our Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM) services are provided internationally to private individuals, companies and governments alike. We offer a world-class service through the use of state-of-the-art equipment, exceptional operational experience and training.

Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM)

Executive Protection & Handling

In today’s Global environment, many executives and ‘high-net-worth’ individuals feel the need to engage executive protection services (also known as close protection) to mitigate potential risks to themselves, their key personnel and their businesses. Our close protection personnel are of the highest calibre and experience, who provide bespoke services to meet the specific needs of each individual client.

Executive Protection & Handling

Security Consultancy & Risk Management Services

Advanced Security Protection offers a menu of risk management and security consultancy services. We have extensive experience in Turnkey Project Management, Security Master Planning and in-depth Due Diligence.

Security Consultancy & Risk Management Services

Brand Protection & Enforcement Services

In this day and age of counterfeit / copying of brands and products, it is essential to engage a knowledgeable Brand Protection Specialist who know how to identify your true exposure, understands local laws and who can manage an effective seizure / enforcement. With our police background, we have extensive experience with seizures throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

Brand Protection & Enforcement Services


Our Management Team


Stuart Thompson
Chief Executive Officer
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Roy Manchip  MSyl
Director of Security Consulting
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Arnold Spies
Group Advisor - Asset Protection
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Paul Cheshire
Executive Protection & Handling Services
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Peter Old
Group Advisor - Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM Services)
London, United Kingdom


Glyn Pearson
Steelrock Consulting  (ASP representative office)
Hong Kong, PRC



Six Reasons to Choose Our Services

Our Focus

We place great emphasis and focus on achieving (and where possible exceeding) the goals and expectations of our clients. Therefore, we live by our standard that 'we are only ever as good as our last assignment'

Our Subject Matter Specialists

Our management team comes from a diverse array of specialist security backgrounds, affording Advanced Security Protection the benefit of a wealth of expertise, achieved through individual training and extensive experience in the field

Our Teams

We take great care in assembling consultants and operators alike who have the required balance of individual specialism, practical experience and the ability to work together seamlessly as a team

Our Concise Reporting

We understand that our clients time is precious, so we strive towards concise reporting which present the findings, fact and our conclusion in a clear, unambiguous and actionable format

Our Network

Our management team has travelled and worked far and wide during their security careers and have collectively amassed an extensive amount of 'key contacts' both geographically and in terms of expertise. We take great pride in growing and maintaining our network of specialism and influence

Our Global Reach

Advanced Security Protection's office locations and our 'network' around the world allows us a global reach that many companies struggle to attain. However, there are always places outside of our operational capabilities, so we will always attempt to put you in direct contact with another quality service provider



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