The projects our consultants have recently been involved include:

Security Consulting

  • Conducted an assessment of the viability of an organisation’s on-going operations during the a period of political unrest.
  • Prepared an evacuation plan and provided event security for a not-for-profit organisation’s annual congress.
  • Extended deployment to volatile region to conduct a security risk assessment and carry out stakeholder analysis on behalf of a petroleum company whose operation was experiencing an increase in security incidents in an exploration oil block.
  • Security advisor to democracy and governance NGO carrying out referendum observation mission in an African state.
  • Developed a security risk management system for a global oil company. The system complied with the requirements of ISO 28000 and included a full complement of related policies and procedures.
  • Projected management of a team tasked with the security risk assessment and security design of a vast industrial complex.
  • Security review and creation of emergency evacuation plans for an international chemical company wishing to expand its presence into the region.
  • Embedded security advisor to East African operation of leading oilfield services company.


  • Conducted comprehensive security awareness and incident response training for employees of prominent hotel in a major African tourist hub.
  • Delivered security awareness and project risk assessment training to staff at human rights NGO East African operations. The NGO had recently received numerous threats.
  • Delivered security awareness brieifings to personnel from European NGO visiting East Africa.
  • Chaired an incident response workshop for staff at Southern African operation of a global health NGO.

Security Services

  • Co-ordinated the logistical arrangements and protective services for a prominent high-net-worth individual for a week-long business and holiday trip.
  • Conducted an assessment of possible venues for a major electronics manufacturer to hold a regional conference, which not only examined the security aspects of the visit but also logistical arrangements.
  • Escorted the CEO of one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies on a series of visits to a number of countries to co-ordinate and manage his personnel protective services.


  • Country security reports for various organisations.
  • ‘On-arrival’ reports for various organisations prior to deploying their staff to unfamiliar countries.
  • Pre-deployment briefings to various organisations including latest country risk information and geo-political developments.

Investigations and due diligence

  • Due diligence investigation and background checks on behalf of an alternative asset management fund wishing to invest in a local enterprise in a Southern African country.
  • Security Consulting
    Maravi's clients benefit greatly from our broad range of experience delivering services through our consulting practice.

    Clients rely on our extensive consulting experience to assist them in a wide range of security issues, from drafting country security or evacuation plans to implementing the security component of a large project.

  • Training
    Maravi offers a broad range of training services which draw on years of experience and which are underpinned by industrial best practice.

    Maravi can deliver bespoke training packages designed to meet a client’s specific requirements or we can train your personnel using our tried and tested in-house courses.

  • Security Services
    Maravi's Security Services provides clients with a range of bespoke personal security offerings.

    Services include airport meet and greet and discreet protective services utilising highly trained and properly licenced personnel. Maravi’s protective service clients also benefit from the region and country-specific knowledge of our consultants.

  • Analysis
    Maravi's anaylists provide clients with the up-to-date information they need prior to committing to business in unfamiliar environments.

    We don’t claim to cover the world, but the countries we do report on we know very well. Maravi’s clients benefit from our regional presence and our on-the-ground reporting.