Family Office oriented, with protection at our core

UMBRA International Group delivers three Secure Lifestyle Services to private clients, international families and their businesses.

Secure Lifestyle

We provide security and safety for every aspect of your life. We believe that it is not just people and properties that need protection; your lifestyle does too.

UMBRA International Group offers first class security services across all aspects of your life, enabling you to live in a secure way. By recruiting the right people, we help you to navigate and make changes with trusted support and advice, ensuring that your way of life is future-proofed for the next generation. 

Our Services:

UMBRA SecureIn-House Expertise, Crisis Management, Invisible Security

UMBRA AdviseTrusted advice to plan for and safeguard a Secure Lifestyle

UMBRA Select  – Recruitment you can trust from around the globe


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During her 20 years of frontline private client experience as a Personal and Executive Assistant, Kate Bright understood the benefit of robust security and planning for everyone, not just for high-net worth individuals and their families. With security and safety addressed across all aspects of people’s lives, a great positive impact is seen on everyday lifestyle and purpose.

Kate underwent SIA Close Protection Training in 2013, qualifying as an elite bodyguard and protection specialist.  This unique experience, coupled with Kate’s background working in high-profile Private and Family offices, enabled Kate to create UMBRA’S unique professional offering, providing security services that address practical requirements and lifestyle assurances.

UMBRA International Group provides clients with expert support across security, operational, administrative, logistical and future-proofing requirements.

Having realised the power of female Close Protection officers in providing ‘Invisible Security’ to a wide range of clients, UMBRA International Group also specialises in providing elite female Security Professionals for private clients with complex needs. 


Awarded Gold in the 2018 Citywealth Awards
Shortlisted for the British Legal Awards’ Supplier of the Year 2018 and 2019
Nominated alongside HSBC, KPMG, Aviva Investors and Sky for Company of the Year in the WeAreTheCity Rising Star Awards in July 2019


At UMBRA HQ, we are always striving to find ways to do better and be better. It starts with what we deliver to our clients on a day to day basis, but goes so much further than that in our role as a global business. We aim to be part of the solution to many of the world’s pressing problems.

Watch this space for our upcoming, deeper look at the goals we align ourselves with.

We support the Armed Forces Covenant

The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise we’re making to ensure that those who are serving or who have served in the armed forces are treated with fairness. This includes service personnel and their families.

We support the The Women’s Chapter®

The Women’s Chapter® is a B Corp certified membership community for impact-driven WOMEN IN BUSINESS to connect, inspire and thrive. We are a proud Member.

We support the Sustainable
Development Goals

The icons to the right outline the 17 sustainable development goals as set out by the United Nations that we are committing to as a business. These goals encompass the actions necessary to end poverty and other deprivations, improve health and education, reduce inequality, and encourage economic growth whilst fighting climate change and preserving the planet.