Established in 2008

FUSION 85 was established in 2008 by Keith Cawkwell and Paul Warren and specialises in intellectual property and brand protection investigations. We work for a wide range of clients from both the public and private sector, including some of the world’s leading brands, international law firms, law enforcement agencies and a wide range of small and medium sized enterprises.

We deliver innovative intelligence led pro-active and re-active investigations, in time, in budget and always with integrity, transparency and professionalism.

In March 2021, FUSION 85 was acquired by Tempest Security AB one of Sweden’s largest comprehensive providers of security services listed on the Nasdaq First North Stockholm, stock exchange.

Expert Global Network

Our team are our greatest asset. Our experienced investigators are drawn from a UK law enforcement background, supported by our global expert network, enabling us to respond quickly to our clients’ needs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

We frequently work in conjunction with a number of national and international law enforcement agencies including Interpol, Europol, the World Customs Organisation (WCO), the UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO), the UK Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU), Guardia Civil, the Guardia di Finanza (GdF), French Customs, FIOD and Hong Kong Customs, Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI), An Garda Síochána, UK National Trading Standards, The US IPR Centre and HSI.

Fully Certified

All FUSION 85 investigators have successfully completed a course of professional studies and hold the Interpol supported International IP Crime Investigators College (IIPCIC) certificate to a minimum of Intermediate standard. In addition FUSION 85 is:

  • ISO9001:2015 – Quality Management Systems – certified since 2013
  • A member of The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) – ‘Specialist Services’ section
  • Registered with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) – registration number: Z1689033