NATO withdrawal from Afghanistan spells tough road ahead for private security
Security providers in Kabul are unhappy: France and Australia are leaving, the European Union is hesitating, and both the UK and the US are cutting back. [...]
GEOS is a private security company based in France and owned by the Luxembourg-based private equity firm Halisol. The firm specializes in security work in challenging environments such as Afghanistan or Iraq.
Although it is still open for business, in a turn of events that has taken the Franco-Russian business community by surprise, CIFAL, the business diplomacy firm that specialises in the former USSR countries, went into voluntary receivership on 30 September. [...]