Open Source Research, Investigations and Training

Welcome to Digital Valour

The company offers confidential bespoke services to ensure the needs of each client is exceeded. We provide online investigations and research with rapid turnaround times to ensure deadlines are met.

We have capability to conduct online surveillance and monitoring to protect and enforce your intellectual property rights and trademarks. We help mitigate the risks presented by piracy, counterfeiting, theft and fraud.

As a team we pride ourselves on going beyond open source research and have access to both criminal forums and criminal marketplaces. Our work is conducted to UK evidential standards, with a view to providing a conduit to Law Enforcement in the UK and internationally.

For more information regarding anything you have seen on our website, please get in touch through our contact form.

Digital Valour is proud to be a member of both the Association of British Investigators and the World Association of Detectives.



Our team has experience in dealing with complex criminal investigations, having worked for the National Crime Agency and National Cyber Crime Unit. The investigations undertaken by ‘Digital Valour’ are conducted on behalf of individuals, large corporations and law firms. If required, the investigations can support both civil and criminal prosecutions. When required as part of the investigation, an evidential package can be produced which will meet UK law enforcement standards.

One of the specialist areas we offer as a company is conducting due diligence enquiries on all types of businesses and their owners. Extensive research is carried out to identify adverse media or reputational risks which may surround a business this enables more informed decisions to be made.

In the present climate, companies need to go further in order to fully understand their prospective employees and help maintain their reputation. ‘Digital Valour’ can provide pre-employment screening which gives employers valuable insights into an individual. Our investigations can provide an understanding of the individuals motivation, honesty and integrity. We have the capability to provide an overview of an employees public facing profiles. Analytical enquiries around CVs can be conducted against open sources to verify the accuracy of the information supplied.

The team at ‘Digital Valour’ has a wealth of experience in conducting threat and vulnerability assessments for both business and individuals. We have expertise in identifying and extracting online data that could pose a risk to an individual or company.

Through our work with high net worth individuals (HNWI) and ultra HNWI over many years, we have devised a process to monitor their online presence and provide mitigation to reduce the risk posed by some of the content we identify.

We are currently working with a number of UK broadcasting companies, helping to protect their talent from online risk. We also educate individuals and companies on how to protect themselves and their online profiles.

Over 10 years ‘Digital Valour’ have had a presence on the dark web and as a result there is a wealth of experience around conducting research on dark web forums and marketplaces. Along with investigations, evidential purchases can also be carried out on behalf of clients using cryptocurrencies. Counterfeiting, theft and fraud investigations can also be conducted by our team.

‘Digital Valour’ has the capability to monitor and research in order to help mitigate the risks faced from piracy, counterfeiting of trademarks and intellectual property rights. We can conduct evidential purchases of goods and have procedures in place to handle and process purchased goods in accordance with UK legal standards.

As a company we are not only operationally competent, but we conduct basic and advanced OSINT (Open Source Intelligence) investigative training. We also offer training around dark web investigations.

Currently we deliver training to government departments, military and law enforcement bodies around the globe in all aspects of online investigations, as well as corporate and private clients.

Our team conduct one day workshops or can provide lunchtime sessions for clients to enhance their understanding of OSINT and online vulnerability.

We can offer our clients bespoke training if required. This can be developed with the needs of the client in mind and can be delivered either in-house or through open registration courses.

For the latest courses and workshops we are offering please go to our Eventbrite page via Twitter or LinkedIn.

Our Team

Digital Valour utilises subject matter experts in all areas of Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Research.


We have a team of internationally recognised experts noted for their ability to dig deeper and go further. We believe it is the analyst at the heart of the research that adds real value to investigations.


Our team is made up of former law enforcement investigators and military intelligence officers with many years of experience in researching and investigating some of the most complex enquiries.


Our experts frequently conduct keynote speaking on all aspects of OSINT internationally.


All of our researchers are trained by our in-house team.

Contact Us

For more information or to enquire about any of our services, please complete the below contact form or call us on +44 (0)208 050 0515