Independent Bodyguards Direct - The Professional Bodyguard Network
We understand that sometimes you just need to speak to someone, and quickly. If the need arises you can reach us on +44(0)2032877199
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Personal, residential & commercial Security Services - In your City

Executive Protection

Professional Network for: Specialist Security Services.  Find them all on our database. In your City, speaking your language.  Independent Bodyguards Direct (iBD) is evolving the world of Risk Management & Executive Protection. We seamlessly connect clients to Bodyguards through our website, app and ExecProtec digital magazine. Making professional protection more accessible. Opening up more possibilities for clients and more business for Bodyguards. From the founding of Altor Secure LTD in 2009 we now have operators in over 50 cities around the world today. iBD’s rapidly expanding global presence continues to connect clients to high quality, affordable Executive Protection. There are NO associated agency fees when using the portal to locate and employ operatives.

Our operatives have been vetted, have clear criminal records certificates & valid licences. Select services by Country, City, Languages spoken & more. View photographs & full profiles, listing skills & experience. Take control of your protection requirements today with iBD, source the best available operatives and save cost by cutting out the ‘middle man’. Use our dedicated search portal to find services in your City. No agency fees. No third parties. No on-site registration requirement. Simply a better way. Close Protection staff, staff, CCTV companies, CCTV operatives, Event security, Risk managers, Residential security staff, Security chauffeurs – Find them all in one place.

A Global Bodyguard Agency

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Wherever in the world you find yourself, use the iBD app to source professional security services - We give you real choice and save you money - Operatives with up to date local knowledge - There are NO agency fees with iBD!

Forewarned is forearmed - Realtime Global Incident Reports - The latest travel advice from the UK FCO & US DOS brought to you on your smart phone or tablet with the free iBD app - Make sure your Bodyguard is iBD registered.

Users of the iBodyguards app report realtime incidents alerting other users, clients & iBD Operatives to potential trouble hot spots around the globe.

iBD members and their clients benefit from discounted Secure Communications - Technical Surveillance Counter Measures (TSCM) services. Ask your iBD Operative for details.

We give you the freedom to select the operative of your choice - Search by: Country - City - Languages spoken & more.

As a client of an iBD Bodyguard you have access to a host of discounted products and services; GPS trackers with SOS function, TSCM services & equipment, Encrypted mobile communications, chauffeured executive & luxury vehicles & much more. Ask your iBD Bodyguard for details.

Submit one simple form to receive quotes from multiple operators, make your selection based on received quotes and profiles of those submitting.

Receive quotes from multiple operators, without disclosing your contact information. Our staff will collate quotes on your behalf - £60 admin fee applies.

As an iBD member you have access to Exclusive membership discounts with an increasing list of partner companies. Discounts range from: Accommodation - Tactical gear - Technical equipment - Clothing - TSCM services - Car hire - Professional development courses - Secure communications & much more.

Everything you ever wanted to know about Bodyguards, Close Protection, Executive Protection, Risk Management & the many related subject areas. ExecProtec digital magazine is a monthly publication rich with interactive content available for iOS & Android phones & tablets from iTunes, Google Play & Amazon app stores, just search ExecProtec in the app store.

Globally recognised as the market leading agency connecting bodyguards to clients.
"Love the way you tailor your search so you find exactly what you’re looking for"
"very professional and discreet, mission accomplished at a fair price, I fully recommend "
"Thank you so much for your help and all the information, it has been above and beyond what I would have expected"
Task complete, payment made, client happy.
“Your level of service fantastic... please keep up the good work”
“Great idea – really easy to use".
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"Thanks to my iBD membership, i've been hired by an international business man for an assignment abroad attending some meetings "at risk".

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