Lateral Solutions started operating from Durban, South Africa, in 1998 in response to rising concerns about a dramatic increase in violent crime across the country. Carving a niche for itself in the local market before expanding internationally, offering recognized and bespoke protection services to our exclusive clients and their assets. Drawing upon a wealth of skill sets and expertise gained within specialized military and law enforcement communities across the globe, coupled with private sector partnerships.


Our access to a unique and varied skills base enables us to mitigate a broad spectrum of security concerns, providing our clients with peace of mind across our range of services.


The needs of our clients are attended to with uncompromising professionalism together with the utmost discretion. Having provided Close Protection Services to a host of clients including, international Blue Chip organizations, Hollywood celebrities, politicians, company executives, and high-net-worth individuals. Handling and taking custody of high-value assets from source to destination with a faultless track-record.


Lateral Solutions has conducted protection operations in countries across three continents, in both permissive and non-permissive environments.


Beyond our core protection services, namely Close Protection and High-Value Asset Protection, we have provided securitization of high-profile events, locally and internationally.


We also have the capacity to provide mobile tactical training solutions and medical support.


Lateral Solutions has a competitive advantage in tailoring and providing customized protection solutions and we encourage you to contact us to discuss your unique security concerns and requirements.