SA WEST is a private intelligence agency with global coverage.
We provide sensitive and confidential services to our clients in almost every country of the World.
“And whereas thou sawest the feet and toes, part of potters’ clay, and part of iron, the kingdom shall be divided; but there shall be in it of the strength of the iron, forasmuch as thou sawest the iron mixed with miry clay.” Daniel 2:41
With headquarters in St. Petersburg and numerous affiliated offices in main cities of Russian Federation, we cover the entire country. Our sources can provide up to date information and make field researches in Moscow, Ekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Vladivostok, Petrozavodsk or any other city of Russia with no delays or extra fees.
We are proud that our network of human sources can provide access to speculations and rumors of high profile Russian and international businesses.
Combining database screening, OSI, SNA, undercover operations, human intelligence and professional analysis we can provide business intelligence services of above expectations quality in Russian Federation and surrounding areas.
In Europe (excluding Russia), we have office in Riga (Latvia) and authorized representatives in Minsk (Belarus) and Kiev (Ukraine).
Our investigators gather open source intelligence and trace social media in several European languages: English, German, Polish, Latvian, Ukrainian and Swedish.
Our network of trusted contractors in Europe (marked by green pins) can make field researches and gather information for further analysis in our headquarters.
It is a privilege for us to work with reputable contractors with a solid professional background and outstanding records of accomplishment – our clients never face thread of inaccurate data mining or illegal international investigations.
For desk researches in Europe, we use reputable prepaid databases ensuring that basic background screening services will be provided to our clients in the shortest possible time.
Analytical department started its activity in the Middle East when leading Russian mining companies opened their sites in Iraq and UAE. Requests of these companies and their contractors let us built a network of informants and local detectives in Iraq, Iran and even Afghanistan.
Conducting on the ground researches in these areas, we implement double check standard sharing similar assignments between different local contractors to ensure that the result will be valid and accurate.
Our strong advantage is the ability to gather open source intelligence and analyze social media in Arabic and Farsi from our headquarters without intermediaries or interpreters.
China and East Asia
SA WEST has a long history of business relations with China and the Far East. By request of our local and foreign clients, we provide due diligence, investors’ relations and business advisory services in China, Japan and South Korea.
Since the start of the 2014-year crisis, in reply to the intensive development of business relations between Russian Federation and China, SA WEST started the process of acquisition of foreign relations consulting company China Bridge Consult LLC with representative offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing.
In the U.S. we keep contacts with several high-profile experts and private investigators. In addition, we widely use public records, TLO and SkipMax databases for database screening directly from our head office.
Our researches often require on the ground investigations in distant regions of the World. For our clients we gathered information in Southern Africa, Australia, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Myanmar, Columbia and numerous other jurisdictions.
In the year 2018 SA WEST is the intelligence center with numerous data miners, investigators and human sources in almost every country of the World.