TAL Global is an international security consulting and risk management firm dedicated to providing a comprehensive array of services – around the world.

Our extensive international network of professionals in more than 180 cities around the world enables us to give you fast and professional investigative, security, loss prevention, executive protection, risk management, emergency preparedness, counter-terrorism, and cyber security services – at a very short notice.

Our commitment to impeccable standards of ethics and excellence has earned us an unparalleled reputation among global as well as local companies – from traditional retailers thru leading edge sharing economy organizations.

Who We Are


TAL Global is an international security consulting and risk management firm that provides a comprehensive array of aviation security, disaster mitigation planning and risk management services. Our extensive international network of professionals enables us to deliver the highest level of security and loss prevention services – around the globe.

What We Do


Aviation Security and Critical Infrastructure Protection

  • Vulnerability and threat assessment
  • Proactive Counter-Terrorism
  • Technology considerations assessment
  • Compliance and regulatory issues facilitation
  • Recommendations and priorities implementation

Executive Protection

  • Global Executive Protection
  • Immediate Threat Response
  • Workplace Violence
  • Layoffs / Reduction in Force Support
  • Physical Threats Protection
  • Travel Plans, Executive Briefings
  • Extraction from Trouble Zones

  • Emergency Preparedness

    • Assessments
    • Audits
    • Surveys
    • Risk Evaluations
    • Benchmarking
    • Training, Exercises, Simulations
    • Standard Operation Procedures
    • Program Development
    • Program Execution
    • Recovery & Rebuilding Assistance
    • Public Policies Review
    • Compliance

Traditional & Complex Investigations

  • Discreet international background checks for potential business partners
  • Undercover investigations
  • Interrogations, interviews
  • Surveillance
  • Law Enforcement Liaison
  • Litigation Support
  • Cultural Analysis
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Digital Forensics
  • Civil and Criminal Seizures

  • Cyber Security

    • Compliance Reviews
    • Privacy Consulting
    • Cyber War Research & Strategy
    • User Access and Business Continuity Management
    • Policy Development and/or Review
    • Training

Venue Safety & Security

  • Risk Assessment/Audits
  • Safety and Security Manual Development
  • Comprehensive Safety & Security Planning
  • Emergency Training, Exercises, Simulations

Where We Work


The Americas, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Middle East - We are where you are.

People and Profiles


Our company’s personnel reflects our mission and vision; it is a powerful fusion of cultures, experiences, academic excellence, and field smarts.

Mr. Johnathan Tal

President and Chief Executive Officer

Founder of TAL Global (1985), veteran investigator, counter terrorism specialist with decades of field and complex management experience.

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Prof. Erroll G. Southers

Managing Director, Counter-Terrorism & Infrastructure Protection

An internationally recognized expert on counter-terrorism, homeland security, aviation terrorism, school safety and infrastructure protection, established academic researcher and frequent commentator.

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Mr. Lawrence D. Dietz

General Counsel and Managing Director, Information Security

Retired Colonel, licensed attorney, and a nationally-recognized cyber security, cyber warfare, information security and intellectual property expert.

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Mr. Lucien G. Canton

Managing Director, Emergency Preparedness

Former Director for Emergency Services for the City & County of San Francisco; over 30 years of experience in hazard and risk analysis, loss mitigation and emergency planning.

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