Established in 1997, Security Management Resources® (SMR) is a leading international security management search firm focused exclusively on professional and executive-level positions.

SMR has wholly owned offices in the United States, the United Kingdom and Hong Kong, and has seamlessly recruited across borders in over 60 countries around the world. In addition to Security Executive Recruitment, SMR’s consultative approach supports its clients with complementary capabilities that support best practices in the design and expansion of security and risk management programs. We similarly foster the success of the candidates our clients hire through our transition, coaching and mentorship offerings.

Our Team

SMR’s close-knit team of professionals are prominent specialists in the Security and Human Resources fields who draw upon their senior-level management experience to serve clients and candidates alike. This expertise together with unparalleled access to security industry executives and government agencies supports our clients’ needs with the cornerstones of trust and integrity. We are invested in your success.

Our History

SMR has experienced consistent organic growth since its inception. We established our UK-based company, Security Management Resources® Limited, in 2007 to offer local resources for our clients in the European, Middle Eastern and African regions. We followed in 2012 with Security Management Resources® Asia Limited, which serves the Asia Pacific region.

Our Commitments to You

  • The Security of Your Information is Our Predominate Concern

    We meet or exceed all international standards for data protection. We partner only with top firms consistently recognized as outstanding by FINRA and other leading organizations.

  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

    SMR is a privately-held, veteran- and woman-owned company, and we seek out partners, vendors and suppliers who similarly embrace our core philosophy of diversity and inclusion.

  • We Champion a Culture of Employee Well-Being

    We respect the rights of every employee and we provide safe workspaces that encourage a healthy work-life balance and optimum peace of mind.

  • We Take Environmental Responsibility Seriously

    SMR works diligently to achieve the smallest environmental footprint possible, using technologies that maximize efficiencies to help preserve our world’s most valuable resources.