The word Praesidio in latin means ‘to protect‘ – the foundation of Praesidio Group
Praesidio Group protects people, assets & information – on & under the radar.
We serve to deliver optimal security, intelligence & risk solutions
to corporations, NGO´s, governments and public & private sectors around the world.


Praesidio Praesidio Group is a bespoke boutique business, founded in 2012 in Denmark
to bring change to the security industry, aiming high
delivering curated global services and solutions.
Serving and setting new standards for consulting, security and intelligence
within the corporate & private sector and high-profile clients.
Expertise & essential perspectives and prospects to navigate in an increasingly complex world.
In full confidentiality, discretion and trust.
To protect. To prepare. To prevent.


Authority & Law Enforcement Liaison
Background Investigations
Brand Protection & Advisory
Close Protection for individuals, families, CEOs, politicians and diplomats
Corporate Investigation
Corporate Security
Crisis Management
Emergency Evacuation & Extraction
Event Security Coordination
Film & Media Consulting
Guard Force Management
Interim Security Management
IT Security Awareness
(hybrid between corporate security and IT security)
Kidnap for Ransom
Open-source intelligence (OSINT)
Private Wealth Security Management
Security Awareness Training
Secure Business Continuity & Planning
Security Coordination
Security Reviews
Staff Vetting
Physical Security Assessment
Risk Assessments
Risk Response
Travel Security
Among others
All services are curated according to client’s needs. Please contact us for further details.


We source the optimal team & expertise required for the task
to meet the clients’ needs
We have a global reach through our staff, associates and partners worldwide with highly specialized expertise to meet your complete security or discreet due diligence requirements. Our unique expertise & knowledge is based and gathered through decades of work experience and personal relationships within U.S. & UK government
agencies, U.S. & European Special Operation Forces and Chief Security Officers within blue-chip international corporations. These team-members characterize best-of-class practices within their specialized field and experience from the armed forces, special operation forces, government security agencies and the private sector.
Susanne Skov Diemer, Founder & CEO
Susanne Skov Diemer is a Risk Mitigation, Crisis Management, Intelligence and Security Specialist, Author & Advisor.
Her extensive consulting and management experience has been gained over her 25+ years career with previous bases in Washington D.C. and London.
She is the recipient of various U.S. government awards for her work during her time with the U.S. Department of State, Diplomatic Security.
Her remarkable client base is at the top level in the global corporate and public sector.
Susanne Skov Diemer serves as an advisor for a global philanthropic charitable organization, NGO´s and as security expert on the Advisory Committee for Protection Allied Cities against Terrorism in Securing Urban Areas within The European Forum for Urban Security.
Susanne Skov Diemer is the author of two preparedness guides:
Your Urban Crisis Survival Planner‘ (2021) &
Forbered dig bedst på det værste
(‘How to prepare best for the worst’, People´s, 2020).


Richard Klugman, Vice President 
Richard Klugman is responsible for the planning and implementation of security protocols
for major political events,
security consultations and risk assessments.
Before joining Praesidio Group, he was a Special Agent at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (25 years),
conducting cross border investigations of money laundering, narcotics, weapons, and dual-use items in 13 countries.
He also served as a National Program Manager for the War Crimes Unit and led all outreach programs.
He is a graduate from Brooklyn Law School (JD), the University of Maryland (BA in Criminology), and Rehavia Gymnasia Jerusalem (Bagrut).
Honours include Amicus Curiae Investigator to the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals.


We encourage dialogue & discretion, privacy & ethics

Odd Fellow Palace
Copenhagen, Denmark
(+45) 31 55 45 25

Susanne Skov Diemer

Vice President
Richard Klugman

Senior Consultant
Mikkel Bjerregaard

Director, Great China
Louis Alexander

Communications Director
Bonnie Thomsen

CVR-nr: 34350884

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