Matthew Allen

Matthew has spent more than twenty years working solely in the private sector resolving critical issues for private families and multi-national corporations. His work has taken him from main street America to the Middle East, the Indian Subcontinent, and Central America.

In 2015 he founded Oceania Research & Consulting, with his business partner Zach Voudrie, a former Counterintelligence Special Agent with the Department of the Army. Prior to, he was the owner of Intelligence Services, LLC, which he started in 2002 after leaving the corporate security department of a Fortune 500 company.

He is an avid outdoorsman and occasional freelance writer.

Fly Weight

A few years back I decided to scale back my armament when I traveled by Air on "low risk" jobs by leaving my 1911 at home and, p...