WHAT WE DO
Since 1990 we have been committed to helping clients understand the threats to their people, information, property and reputation. Our global team provides you with the expertise to mitigate and manage security risks so that you can effectively meet objectives and focus on opportunities.
We develop long-term, collaborative client partnerships, that put you in greater control. Our commitment to an immediate response when you need us offers certainty and peace of mind.
We are a global team that provides a local service. With extensive resources on the ground around the world, we understand your culture and speak your language.
We attract and develop the highest-calibre of specialists. Our team has wide experience of the evolving challenges faced by every industry sector around the world.
WHY WE ARE DIFFERENT
NYA is retained by one of the world’s two largest global ‘special risks’ and crisis management insurers. Through our insurance relationships we are one of the most active and expert security response consultancies in the world. Last year NYA advised on over 120 incidents, this active case load means our response consultants remain current on a wide range of incident types from all over the world.
Unlike other response consultancies our responders and consultants work alongside one another as one global team. In practice this means that everyone is aware of each crisis as it unfolds, how it is managed, resolved and most importantly the lessons learnt. NYA prevention consultants are able to use actual case experience to advise clients on how to mitigate their risks.
At the heart of everything we do, we are committed to our clients. We will go above and beyond to ensure we respond in a timely, professional, and approachable manner to meet and exceed our clients’ expectations. We aim to build long-term client relationships built on trust and satisfaction.
“Overall, we have been extremely pleased with the level of support NYA has provided to (redacted), and consider it a positive and effective relationship.” Global NGO
NYA’s Response Team
We pride ourselves on the diversity of our team. The NYA Response team comprises 14 nationalities, based in 16 countries and speak 16 different languages including Spanish (13 consultants), French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese, Arabic and Farsi.
Over 12 months we carefully select and train our crisis response consultants from a variety of backgrounds including the military, law enforcement, intelligence agencies and commercial security sector.
You can be certain that the team we deploy to help you is of the highest quality and working to best practice standards.
NYA’s Prevention Consultants
Our Security Risk and Crisis Management consultants are highly experienced in the development of corporate security risk management solutions across varied and complex operating environments.
Our security risk and crisis management consulting methodology is founded on international standards, including ISO 31000:2009, Risk Management – Principles and guidelines; ISO 22320:2011, Societal security – Emergency management – Requirements for incident response; ISO 22301:2012, Business continuity Management Systems – Requirements and BS 11200:2014 Crisis management – Guidance and good practice.
NYA24 is staffed 24/7/365 by a team of operations, political and security risk analysts. All have a minimum postgraduate degree in fields such as international relations and security studies, with regional expertise and in-depth knowledge of global security trends.
NYA24 underpins our Crisis Response, Security Risk Management and Maritime Security ser vices. The team also produces a range of analytical products on specific regions and subjects of interest and maintains several monitoring platforms and databases of global trends and risk ratings.
NYA24 also acts as the focal point for NYA’s end-to-end traveller assistance ser vices. This includes threat assessments and threat monitoring, 24/7 personnel tracking, coordinated ground ser vices and first line response.
PART OF THE GARDAWORLD NETWORK
In 2018, NYA was acquired by GardaWorld, the largest privately owned security company in the world. NYA’s acquisition is part of GardaWorld’s growth plan, more specifically to further increase their stake in the global risk and crisis management consultancy sector. They now are one of the largest and most experienced crisis intervention teams in the world.
Our clients range from small to medium sized enterprises up to FTSE 100, NGOs and High-Net-Worth Individuals.