Unified Risk Management

Unified Risk Management (URM), a consultancy company based in Johannesburg, with offices in Cape Town, specialises in the provision of value-driven services in the specialist security industry, including, but not limited to consultancy, investigation and executive protection.

Herman Watney founded URM in 2006 with the aim of providing clients with value added services such as:

- Investigations

- Security Consultancy

- Risk Analysis

- Handwriting Analysis

- Surveillance (Physical and Technical)

- Confidential Transcriptions of hearings/meetings

- Electronic Countermeasures

- Fingerprinting of crimes scenes

- Criminal Record Checks – by fingerprints

- VIP Protection

- Training

- Security Management

- Undercover Agent Operations

It is the goal and passion of URM to assist organisations, regardless of industry, size or location, in achieving and realising leading and sustainable security and risk practices that are complimentary to its overall business and technology strategies.

URM believes in closely aligning ourselves with our clients, at both technical and managerial levels, to seamlessly support your team, and assist in reaching your objectives.

We are in the fortunate position of having previously gained significant experience within general and highly specialised security environments, which provides us with the opportunity to add value from the moment we are engaged.

Our personnel consist of a group of experienced operational and administrative personnel and when required, resources are called upon for specific and sensitive matters. Most of our personnel are former members of either the South African Police Service or Intelligence Structures. The combined years of experience in the intelligence and investigation fields of our top three investigators exceeds 80 years.