Change at the top for Ambrey RiskCompany Profiles, HR, Piracy and Terrorism — By admin on February 18, 2014 at 7:14 PM
John Thompson, a Maritime Counter-piracy specialist is now responsible for the day-to-day management of the UK Company, with particular focus on its European and US client base. Chris Charnley, who is widely regarded as an expert in risk management across the Shipping, Oil & Gas, Mining, Telecoms and Finance sectors, will now head up Ambrey’s rapidly growing international group of companies and expanding network of offices in the Middle East and Asia Pacific.
All Directors are focused intensively upon Ambrey’s Maritime Security services, which are increasingly in demand, with the Company now regularly providing in excess of 100 embarked teams per month for its Shipping clients.
John Thompson said, “Whilst Shipowners are still under significant financial pressure, our services provide the ultimate insurance against a potential loss. Ambrey is absolutely focused on delivering value for money; it is a business enabling business, that allows our clients to trade safely and securely anywhere in the world.”
Chris Charnley said, “The Company has experienced terrific growth in a short time, and my change of role reflects our reinvestment in our core business and our intention to be truly global. Clients should be reassuredby this reinvestment as it reflects oursingle-minded commitment to providing a full range of high quality risk management services for the maritime industry.
About Ambrey Risk
Ambrey Risk is one of the leading Maritime Security companies globally specialising in Commercial Shipping and the Oil and Gas sector. The company employs over 60 full-time staff, has more than 200 deployed personnel at any one time and retains around 400 security personnel vetted and available for deployment. Ambrey also offers a unique training package for Military service leavers, which includes opportunities for possible employment on completion of training. The company’s centre of operations is in Brockhampton, near Hereford. An industry leader in risk advisory, management and security services worldwide, with offices and representation in the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Greece, Nigeria, India, Singapore, Hong Kong and Korea, it has built an excellent reputation as a respected anti-piracy specialist, supporting ship owners, managers, charterers and insurers to the highest standards of compliance.