About Us

“We are passionate about making a measurable and lasting impact in all we do”

Paul E. McMenamin – Founder

Since 2008, we've been passionate about achieving better results for our clients

About us

We do not see ourselves simply as ‘security or training experts’ but will always strive to be our clients’ trusted advisers whether that be in a commercial or personal context. We provide cutting edge services well beyond those that might be expected of a security and training firm.  C-E-N has established an impeccable legacy of combining handpicked and skilled personnel with technology. We apply military philosophy and real-world experience to equip our staff with the tools and capability to deliver high-performance services and excellent results, regardless of the obstacles they may face. This philosophy works for us, it minimizes risk and enhances success significantly.

Our long-standing record in the grey world of security, made us who we are today. With a combined 62 years in the field and having operated in over 30 countries put us right there at the top with the very best

You Can Trust Us

Every case is different. Past results are in no way intended to imply that a similar result can be obtained in a case. But past results do indicate a firm’s experience when it comes to serious catastrophic incidents or financial losses. Our consultants support clients in a variety of practice areas such as: security talks and conferences, site or property  assessments, static and roving security, loss control, VIP protection, riot and strike control, surveillance and investigations, logistics security, ship security and farm security. 

Core Values

Our core values are based on the fundamentals of integrity, commitment and truth.


We strive to deliver a level of service that exceeds the expectations of our customers.
If you have any questions about our services, please do not hesitate to contact us. We have friendly, knowledgeable representatives available seven days a week to assist you.

Code of Ethics

C-E-N is an equal opportunity force with zero tolerance to alcohol or drugs. All our contractors, consultants, supervisors and managers are bound to act professional, fair and responsible wherever they are. Integrity, Commitment and Truth are the corner stones of C-E-N’s work ethics. We abide by strict protocol and etiquette policies and corporate integrity.

Mission Statement

To become one of the corporate leaders world-wide in our field of expertise through innovation, excellent service delivery and client care.

Quality Policy & Assurance

C-E-N’s quality system incorporates a combination of documents that allow management to tick all the right boxes, ensuring that high service levels remain that way. We strongly believe the continuous delivery of quality services will save clients both time and money.


We provide quality services to clients who demand higher standards on all levels

Code of Ethics

C-E-N will conduct its business honestly and ethically and will constantly improve the quality of its services. No unethical conduct is in the company’s best interest. C-E-N will NOT compromise its principles or reputation for short or long-term advantage. The ethical performance of this company is the sum of the ethics of the men and women who work here.

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Occupational Health & Safety – Act 85 of 1993

We have a duty of care towards all clients, communities and people, therefore we have no choice but to comply with the highest levels of environmental health and safety procedures.

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