ABOUT Neptune P2P Group


Neptune P2P Group P2P (NP2P) was founded by former United Kingdom Special Forces personnel in 2009. In 2012, Neptune P2P Group established its presence in the Middle East, moving its Risk Management and Training departments to Dubai.

We currently deliver a variety of security protection services including maritime and land mobile and static guarding in hostile and non-hostile locations, complete with armed and non-armed options. NP2P services also include a range of security risk management advisory services including intelligence analysis and training across the maritime and land domains.

We specialise in all aspects of maritime and land security and associated training, risk management, business continuity and resilience (including cyber), crisis management and emergency response, and capacity building in pre, ongoing and post-conflict environments. Its focus countries are within the AMEA (Africa, Middle East, and Asia) region. For further details of our services, click on these links: Maritime Security, Security Risk Management, Protective Security, Training, or Intelligence.


Neptune P2P Group is an internationally renowned maritime security and security risk management company. It is owned and managed by former British and French Special Forces personnel. It has a history of planning and delivering the protection of people, assets, organisations and reputations across the land and maritime domains. Since 2006, NP2P has been conducting continuous 24/7 operations worldwide. Over the past decade, NP2P has delivered in excess of 7500 individual security tasks in the UK and various hostile and semi-permissive environments within Africa, the Middle East, and Asia; the majority of which have involved armed security teams.

NP2P has also trained (and continues to do so) thousands of its own organic security personnel, in addition to its clients’ personnel, in a wide array of both practical and theoretical security related matters at all levels. NP2P are experienced in delivering security risk management consultancy (including crisis management and emergency response) and training, travel risk management-related training and capacity building. We employ a variety of highly qualified and experienced Programme Directors, specialist consultants and instructors.

Neptune P2P Group’s offices are strategically located in the UAE, France, and the UK. Our global satellite teams ensure we are available across all time zones, 24/7. Our Head Office in the UAE is at the heart of our area of operations in the AMEA region, with our UK office ideally placed to support our operations and deal with governance, licensing, and compliance. The French office enables us to fully support the French and European Union Maritime Cluster as well as engage with key French-speaking countries across North and West Africa.

If you are looking for support and advice or have any questions about our security and risk management services, give us a call or send us an email and we will be happy to help.


Neptune P2P Group’s mission is to safeguard people, business operations, their assets, and their reputation worldwide within unfamiliar, semi-permissive and high-risk maritime and land-based environments.

Therefore, our clients are at the centre of our business. Stakeholder engagement is at the forefront of all our activity - Neptune P2P Group delivers what you as the client want, not what we think you want. We take our baseline principles and adapt them to suit your cultural, environmental and resource variance. We pride ourselves on being considered your trusted partner for your security risk management, and maritime and protective security services. We continuously support our clients with our best-in-class security personnel, consultants, and analysts, as well as our proprietary technology, central operations and control team, and real-time intelligence. Our depth of knowledge that comes from a leadership team who have extensive professional on-ground and offshore experience dealing with high-risk situations.

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Every merchant and commercial ship requires under International law to be registered to a flag state of its choice. The ship is then bound to carry the flag of that state and also follow the rules and regulations enforced by that state. Flag states are countries where a company registers its fleet. The deployment of armed security personnel on board ships has become an accepted industry and flag state practice, however flag state policies regarding the use of armed guards varies greatly. Neptune P2P Group are authorised to provide armed security on all major flag states including, but not limited to:

  • Antigua & Barbados
  • Bahamas
  • Belgium
  • Bermuda
  • Cayman Islands
  • China
  • Croatia
  • France
  • Greece
  • Isle of Man
  • Japan
  • Liberia
  • Luxembourg
  • Marshall Islands
  • Norway
  • Panama
  • United Kingdom


If you are looking for support or advice or have questions about our maritime security and security risk management services, submit your details here and one of our security and risk experts will call you back.

Contact Us

    Head Office - Dubai
    Head Office - Dubai
    Office 1404, JBC 2
    Cluster V, JLT
    PO Box 644854
    United Arab Emirates
    Operations & Support Centre - Manchester
    Operations & Support Centre - Manchester
    Delphian House, Riverside
    New Bailey Street
    M3 5FS
    United Kingdom
    French & European Union Maritime Cluster - Paris
    French & European Union Maritime Cluster - Paris
    6 Rue d'Armaillé

    • Legend:
    • Maritime Security
    • Security Risk Management


    Neptune P2P Group are fully committed to ensuring professional and lawful conduct, regulatory compliance, and best practice with all industry stakeholders.

    We recognise that our compliance protects your company’s reputation, as well as our teams. We are fully compliant with all relevant government authority licenses for our key operating territories. We hold:

    • ISO14001 (Environmental Management Systems)
    • ISO45001 (Occupational H&S Management Systems)
    • And comply with ISO31000 (Risk Management)
    • We are accredited as a training deliverer by Highfield.
    • Hold a UK Section 5 Firearms license and an Open General Trade Control License (OGTCL) allowing Neptune P2P Group to hold and move controlled items (such as firearms and ammunition) that are documented on the UK Govt list to approved destinations.
    • Are approved nationally by the UK’s Security Industry Authority (SIA). The SIA is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry within the UK and it reports to the Home Secretary.
    • Are approved by the UK Ministry, Department for Transport to deliver Port Facility Security Officer training and accreditation.
    • Hold a SIRA (Security Industry Regulatory Agency) licence which enables Neptune P2P Group to operate as a security company within the United Arab Emirates.
    • Cyber Essential Plus accredited.

    Neptune P2P Group are also approved by the leading Protection and Indemnity (P&I) clubs, insurance underwriters and flag state approvals, and are active member of ISOA (International Stability Operations Association), a global partnership of private sector and nongovernmental organisations providing critical services in fragile environments worldwide.

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    Our record of success speaks for itself. We are proud to have supported and protected organisations across the world with our maritime and security risk management services. No matter where you are, or how complex your project is, our 24/7 expert team is ready to safeguard you and your business.
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