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Protecting what matters: people, performance, interests and reputations since 2004.

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Insight. Assurance. Confidence.®

Hillard Heintze, a Jensen Hughes company, is one of the leading security risk management firms in the world. We are trusted around the globe to deliver innovative, prevention-oriented advisory solutions that help our clients improve performance and outcomes in protecting what matters: their people, performance, interests and reputation. Since our inception in 2004, more than 85 Fortune-ranked enterprises, 575 U.S. and international brands, and 150 of the world’s most affluent families have gained insight, assurance and confidence through the services of corporate security consultants – and are better managing security risk. Headquartered in Chicago, we support clients across the globe through six practices: Security Risk Management, Security Design, Threat + Violence Risk Management, Private Client and Family Office Services, Investigations and Law Enforcement Consulting.

“To protect what matters, we believe that immediate access to trusted counsel, critical insights and the full scope of information vital to strategic decision making is absolutely essential,” says Arnette Heintze, Hillard Heintze founder and Jensen Hughes Global Security President. “We view our role as a trusted advisor as a noble and honorable pursuit. This is our purpose. It’s who we are. It’s why our clients trust us.”

On April 18, 2019, Hillard Heintze joined Jensen Hughes. We immediately expanded the reach of our global security consulting firm and now offer clients value across an integrated, holistic perspective spectrum of risk from security and emergency preparedness to fire and life safety.

Jensen Hughes is a global leader in safety, security and risk-based engineering and consulting. Every day, in 90+ offices in 100 countries throughout the world, 1,250+ engineers, consultants and scientists develop and deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions to a global client base seeking excellence in fire protection systems design and analysis, code consulting, emergency management services, security consulting, forensic engineering, fire research, risk-informed applications, probabilistic risk assessments, development and testing, commissioning and construction services. Visit www.jensenhughes.com.

Our Founding Principles

  • LIVE PASSIONATELY with purpose, principles and pride

  • CARE DEEPLY about the work we do, why we do it and who we do it for

  • FOCUS INTENSELY on the details; they matter

  • EMBRACE TEAMWORK as nothing important gets done alone

  • BELIEVE fully in our commitment to protect what matters

We have an ambitious mission to help our clients protect what matters: their people, performance,…