Argentina’s most recent change of Government, created tension and uncertainty among the population due to an unprecedented increase of poverty and unemployment. Street protests have soared in the past 6 months, crime increased dramatically, and a robbery gone wrong in 2019 made the news worldwide, following the murder of a British tourist.
Tourist and foreign executive travelers have been targeted by street gangs from arrival to the airport, during the transfer to the city, during commutes to and from the workplace and especially after dark while going to restaurants or attending events. Travel Security training pre-departure is suggested and is always included for free when utilizing our transport and EP services, please visit our Travel Security eLearning course for more information.
Buenos Aires being the capital and home for the Argentinian government is often subjected to random protests blocking traffic on major freeways, or areas in the vicinity of Government buildings, public or private events. Street crimes increased as poverty levels are higher than in the past 50 years, causing concerns especially in the most affluent areas of the city.
ETS Risk Management provides secure transportation and Executive Protection services in Buenos Aires and Argentina. Our local EP and security transport specialists are licensed, vetted and highly experienced. ETS has managed security in Buenos Aires for business travelers, Energy corporations, Fortune 500 companies, and VIPs traveling to Argentina. Our capabilities span across the country and we are able to facilitate border crossing into Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay. From our base in Buenos Aires we are able to provide special event project management, site security surveys, and local intelligence or due diligence to mitigate risks.
Our secure transportation network has a full range of non-armored vehicles and also low profile and armored vehicles to suit our clients’ needs.
ETS can facilitate security airport transfers to ensure safe and secure movement from airport to hotel, and hotel to airport. We have a range of vehicle options, all with security drivers, and armed protection officers can also be utilized to facilitate a secure meet and greet service and escort into the hotel on arrival.
We have a range of low profile armored vehicle options in Buenos Aires if preferred.
Our local Close Protection Officers, stem from Law Enforcement and Dignitaries Protection backgrounds, they are highly trained, English speaking and experienced at operating in high risk environments. Whether in an overt or covert capacity, our resources protect our clientele adapting to each assignment enabling client’s operations at all levels.