The benefits of
working with us

Acumen connects the world’s foremost experts and international expertise with the organisations and opportunities that allow them to achieve the greatest effect.

About
Acumen

Acumen is part of IDG, a specialist provider of protective services to the United Nations since 2003, guarding and enabling the UN’s work in some of the world’s most complex and fragile settings.

Acumen genuinely looks after those it deploys

Any candidate, once selected and on-boarded, remains within Acumen’s world class duty of care provisions – regardless of their ultimate destination.

Acumen selects only the best

Acumen reliably and ethically sources only the best candidates for every role, closely selecting and vetting each applicant. In this way, we achieve our intent of connecting the finest expertise with the means for them to achieve the greatest benefit

Acumen only works with trusted entities

Acumen has spent years building strong networks of organisations to which it connects its people. We will not work with any entities that we know or believe to be corrupt, unethical or irresponsible.

Acumen is highly experienced

Acumen’s leadership have selected and recruited high quality personnel since the 1970s, across the medical, defence and development sectors.

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Any candidate, once selected and on-boarded, remains within Acumen’s world class duty of care provisions – regardless of their ultimate destination.