Alex Bomberg

Alex Bomberg

Group CEO

“Surround yourself with bright young minds and good will come of it” - Alex Bomberg


Alex is the CEO of Intelligent (UK Holdings) Limited group of companies, he lives in Gloucestershire, England, where he is involved in local politics, having been a Councillor since 2015. Alex has two grown up daughters and lives with his partner Virginie and dog Moka. A former soldier in the British Army and a former Aide to members of the British Royal family at Kensington Palace, London; Alex has been involved with the world of commercial security and intelligence, since leaving the forces in 1997.

In 2002 he founded International Intelligence Limited and in 2008 split the activities of International Intelligence into a group structure with Intelligent (UK Holdings) Limited as the management part of that structure.

Intelligent (UK Holdings) Limited Group of companies consists of:

  1. International Intelligence Limited
  2. Intelligent Armour Limited
  3. Intelligent Training International Limited
  4. Intelligent Protection International Limited (UK & France)

Alex is a keen guest speaker and lecturer on the subjects of Espionage, Intelligence and Royalty Protection, and has spoken at a number of events and conferences worldwide as well as at Facebook in London, and has given lectures a number of times at a number of universities including the University of West London and the prestigious Graduate Institute in Geneva.

One important focus for Alex is the international element of the companies within the Group. Alex draws upon his knowledge of running cross border intelligence operations to assist in producing a World-class Close Protection Service.

Since 2002, Alex has been a major contributor to a number of TV News broadcasts, appearing on the BBC (TV and Radio), Sky News, Channel 4 News in the UK and on CNN, CBS, Global News & CTV in North and South America.

Alex has also written, contributed or been interviewed for articles in both National and international press, including The Washington Times in the USA, The Telegraph in the UK and RIA Novosti in Russia. Further to this Alex has also taken part in TV Documentaries for the BBC and for Discovery Channel; as well as having written articles for specialist trade publications such as the Law Gazette, Legal Week Global and the Institute of Directors Magazine. All media and press coverage can be found in our Group Media Library.

In 2017, Alex oversaw the opening of Intelligent Protection International Limited's new office in France including the registering of the company within the French system and the gaining of CNAPS certification, making at the time, Intellient Protection International Limited the only UK company with CNAPS certification for the provision of Close Protection Service in France.

In 2020 Alex set up a mentoring group on LinekedIn to promote mentoring within the Security Industry across the various disciplines, both technical and physical. For more information on this group, see: Security Mentoring.

SIA: 1003090226101775 (British Close Protection Licence - Non-front line i.e. for Directors of Security Companies)
CNAPS: CAR-099-2022-02-22-20170594245 (French Carte Professionnelle Protection Rapprochée)
CNAPS Management authority: AGS-099-2116-05-17-20170594245

Other interests

Alex got involved in local politics in 2015, becoming Parish Councillor for the Parish of Eastington, near Stroud in Gloucestershire. Very passionate about local affairs, from 2016 until 2018, Alex was a member of the Executive committee of Gloucestershire Association of Parish and Town Councils.

Alex is on the Board of Trustees of three Charitable Trust's:
Owen Harris Memorial Ground; a Community Centre with sports facilities. Offering Football and Cricket, Archery and Dance groups. A registered charity 'for the benefit of the residents of Eastington, for social and recreational use.'

Blanch & Clutterbuck Charity; since 1735, the Blanch & Clutterbuck Charity are two charitable trusts managed as the same Charity to give Alms and aid to the poor and needy.

Alex has an interest in classical, ancient and military history and collects vintage Port wines as well as Middle Eastern and Far Eastern antiquities. Alex also has a large private collection of bronze works of the acclaimed British sculpture, Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS.

In his spare time, Alex writes his own blog dedicated to his various passions for travel, culinary favorites, photography, politics and business. Find out more about who is Alex Bomberg, by reading his blog.

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