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Who We Are

Over the past 40 years, Kroll has evolved from a small investigative consultancy to an international technology-enabled intelligence and information management company.

1972

Kroll Founded, Pioneers Concept of Investigative Due Diligence

Kroll is founded with the ground-breaking mission of helping clients improve operations by uncovering kickbacks, fraud or other forms of corruption.

1995

Kroll Expands Services and Global Offices

Kroll expands into forensic accounting, background screening, drug testing, electronic data recovery and market intelligence. Expansion continues throughout the world, with offices opening in Australia, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Mexico, Russia and the United Kingdom in 1995, followed by offices in India, China and Germany in 1996.

1997

Kroll Goes Public

Kroll merges with vehicle armoring company O'Gara-Hess & Eisenhard. The new entity, The Kroll-O'Gara Company, becomes a public company listed on NASDAQ as “KROG.”

1998

Kroll Adds Security Engineering Practice

In December 1998, Kroll acquires Schiff & Associates, Inc., a small security engineering and consulting firm based in Bastrop, Texas. Name changes to Kroll Schiff & Associates, then Kroll Security Services Group, and finally to Kroll Security Group.

1999

Kroll Launches Cyber Services

Kroll formally establishes Cyber Investigations, Incident Response and Breach Notification as distinct practices.

2002

Kroll Inc. Acquires OnTrack Data International

With acquisition of OnTrack Data International—a prominent provider of information management, data recovery, and legal technologies products and services—Kroll grows to become a global market leader in data recovery, e-discovery and computer forensics.

2003

Kroll Comprises Five Business Units

Kroll serves global clientele through five distinct yet complementary units: Background Screening Group (BSG); Consulting Services Group (CSG); Corporate Advisory & Restructuring Group (CARG); Security Services Group (SSG); and the Technology Services Group (TSG).

2004

Marsh & McLennan Acquires Kroll

Professional services firm Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) acquires Kroll, leveraging the combined firms’ complementary offerings.

2010

Altegrity Acquires Corporate Risk International

Corporate Risk International (CRI) will evolve to ultimately become Kroll’s Compliance practice.

2010

Altegrity Acquires Kroll

Altegrity acquires Kroll along with additional businesses, allowing Kroll to expand offerings in compliance, identity theft and cyber security.

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Latest Media and Press Releases

  1. Feb 05

    Kroll Continues Investment in Compliance Practice with Appointment of Two Key Senior Hires

    February 5, 2015

    Kroll, the global leader in risk mitigation and response solutions, announced today the appointment of two senior hires: Tom Parker joins the firm as Senior Vice President, Global Products and Bob Huff rejoins Kroll as Managing Director, Business Development.

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  2. Jan 28

    Kroll strengthens leadership team with senior appointments

    January 28, 2015

    John Loveland joins firm as Chief Innovation Officer; Ken Roche joins firm as Chief Financial Officer; Lee Kirschbaum named President of Compliance Business

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  3. Nov 12

    Kroll Appoints New Managing Director to Head Up Financial Investigations Team in Dubai

    November 12, 2014

    DUBAI / LONDON — Kroll, the global investigations firm, has announced the appointment of John Tudorovic as managing director and head of its financial investigations team in Dubai. Based in Dubai International Finance Centre (DIFC), John and his team will support clients across the Middle East region.

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