Ship Security International Ltd. (SSI) is a UK-based security company specialising in challenging and complex environments. A wealth of military and commercial experience on the executive team has led to an unparalleled service protecting shipping in the Indian Ocean and off West Africa. Onshore operations now mark an increasing proportion of SSI’s portfolio with SSI’s security consultants undertaking various tasks across the African continent. SSI’s West African operation was incorporated in Nigeria in 2014 with offices in Lagos and Abuja and liaises with Nigerian military forces and manages security operations both on and offshore in the Gulf of Guinea.
SSI was one of the first private maritime security companies in the world to gain accredited ISO/PAS28007 certification – the first globally accepted standard in maritime security. It also has ISO9001 certification and ISO14001 and BS OHSAS 18001 certification will complete this summer.