Thanks for your interest to know more about ECUADOR SECURITY

We are a consulting firm created to support companies with safety and security solutions in Ecuador and South America; our duty is to become your -destination specific- partner. We are based in QUITO, have operational capacities all over our country and are networked to other similar companies through South America. Operate on a base of high standards, ethical principles and quality orientation. Getting the best locally available equipment and personnel to fit the needs of our clients.
Following you will find a short company profile for your review:


ECUADOR SECURITY is a fully registered / fully licensed organization incorporated in Ecuador, offers added value in the form of safety and security services, training, consulting, and the representation / distribution of safety and security related products through South America.


Executive Protection
Secure Transportation
Investigations and Consulting
Security Training


• Ecuador (nationwide operations – base of operations is Quito)
• Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Surinam, Uruguay and Venezuela (services provided through a network of alliances)

Incorporated in Ecuador as “LATAM PROTECTION SERVICES – ECUADOR SECURITY CIA, LTDA." our services are also provided by our sister companies “International Foundation for Protection Officers – IFPO Ecuador Cia. Ltda.", “Fundación Integrated Protection Concepts – IPC" and our network of Private Security Companies (PSC) located thorough South America.

We have a vast experience in assisting foreign operations in Ecuador and representing foreign interests in this part of the world.

Our Ecuador-focused experience dates back from 1993; through a network of companies have continuously setup and run Security and Safety Solutions in this country, ranging from full time risk managers down to temporary escort details and uniformed guards. We have made the strategic decision to move beyond our own country and to assume responsibility for raising standards in the South American Safety and Security Industry as a whole - by setting new benchmarks in ethics, training and compensation.



Our team has provided security and safety services, training and consulting since 1993. Current and past corporate clients include distinguished members of practically all industries: Some of our most emblematic projects included:

1. Security and safety training for top industrial, commercial, oil and mining companies, and governmental security forces.

2. English speaking EP agents and VIP ground and sea transport for executives of fortune 100 companies visiting South America.

3. We run daily transportation and armed escort services for executives and field engineers through all construction phases of a pipeline – a four years project.

4. Full-time executive protection teams including EP agents / motorized escorts and uniformed guards for industrial holdings, banks, commercial and diplomatic missions.

5. Consulting, design and installation of Physical Security Systems in diplomatic missions and an oil refinery.

6. Consulting in the design and implementation of integrated Health, Environment, Security, Safety and Quality (HESSQ) Management System in full compliance with ISO-OHSAS-ANSI-ASIS-IFPO standards and local regulations.


We are proud to locally represent -with our consultants, investigators, security and logistics services- some of the most important international risk management firms, investigation companies, travel management and emergency response services in different countries of South America, some of our agreements are dated as far back as 1999.

We will be glad to be your presence in Ecuador and South America, feel free to Contact us


This phrase summarizes our Security Operations Management System (SOMS) Policy

Our mission is to ensure:

• Complete satisfaction of quality-conscious customers;
• Development of staff professionalism and pride;
• Responsible and profitable growth; and
• Commitment to our community.

We accomplish this mission by first understanding our clients and their needs and then organizing ourselves to deliver excellence in service.

Our services are carried out based on six principles, which are:

1. Careful personnel screening;
2. New and/or well-serviced equipment;
3. On-going training;
4. Excellence in supervision and management;
5. Superior officer compensation and benefits; and,
6. Efficient support services.

Download our SOMS Policy (PDF)


Our operations are run in conformance with:

• ISO 9001: 2008 (certified)
• OHSAS 18001: 2007 (certified)
• ISO 18788:2015 (compliant)
• ASIS PSC 1 (compliant)
• US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (compliant)
• UK Anti-bribery Act (compliant)

Our Organization is committed to act in conformance with its responsibility to respect human rights as reflected in the provisions of its SOMS and the following:

a) International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers;
b) Montreux Document on Pertinent International Legal Obligations and Good Practices for States related to Operations of Private Military and Security Companies during Armed Conflict;
c) Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights; Implementing the United Nations “Protect, Respect and Remedy" Framework 2011;
d) Any other applicable internationally recognized human rights commitments (e.g. Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights).


Ecuador Security established a Code of Ethics with norms of behavior for all persons working on its behalf, including employees, subcontractors and outsourced partners.

Our Code of Conduct establishes the importance of professional conduct in security operations and clearly communicates respect for the human rights and dignity of human beings. Our Code ensures that all persons working on our behalf understand their responsibilities to prevent and report any abuses of human rights.

Download our Code of Conduct and Statement of Conformance (PDF)

Ecuador Security enforces the rules for the use of force (RUF) for persons working on its behalf.

Download our RUF (PDF)

Ecuador Security has established procedures, which allow staff, other stakeholders and third parties to report any potential violations of the International Code of Conduct, company policies or illegal conduct. Grievances and reports of breaches or violations of company policies can be registered via a confidential email sent to:

Report a complaint, grievance or non conformance here

A member of our top management is responsible for responding to all emails within 24 hours, and to provide a substantive response within 10 working days. All emails will be treated in confidence and can be anonymous.

All reasonable efforts will be made to:
• Protect the identity of the complainant;
• Promptly, and impartially investigate allegations;
• Securely maintain records regarding allegations, complaints, and findings of investigations or disciplinary measures;
• At all times co-operate with official investigations;
• Take appropriate disciplinary actions;
• Ensure that staff, other stakeholders and third parties who report or disclose wrongdoings in good faith are protected against detriment for making such reports.

We will exercise due diligence to ensure compliance with relevant national and international laws and promptly report violations of employees of criminal law, human rights abuses and breaches of humanitarian law to appropriate bodies.


Thank you for the opportunity to introduce our organization

Ecuador Security management includes active members of the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS), International foundation for Protection Officer (IFPO), American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), and the World Security Organization (WSO). Our Security Operations Management System (SOMS) has a modern and proactive approach. We take pride to comply with international standards and our Code of Conduct.
With over 20 years of experience, Ecuador Security has served Corporate Clients from different industries, and acts as the local presence in Ecuador and other countries in South America of several Private Security Companies performing Risk Management, Investigation, Travel management and Emergency response services. We represent your interests professionally. A full description of our experience can be delivered on request.
Ecuador Security

Office: +593 2 292 3600
(Business hours - Spanish)
Mobile:+593 98762 8410
(24 hours English - Spanish)
Skype: kpalacios
Address: Av. Eloy Alfaro N35-144 y Portugal, Quito – Ecuador – South America

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