Risk Assessment is in our DNA

Riskline is a world-class travel risk intelligence company. We provide country and city risk assessments and real-time alert messaging to fulfil Duty of Care requirements before and during travel. Trusted by global travel management companies, small businesses and everyone in between, Riskline has been in operation since 2007 and is headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark.

What We Do

At Riskline, we provide risk assessments for hundreds of destinations around the world – countries, territories, regions, cities. Every hour of every day, we monitor the world’s political crises, security developments and travel news. For breaking incidents, we send an initial alert message within minutes and follow up with updates as the situation develops.

What we monitor

We built our own custom tool to monitor open source intelligence (OSINT). Each day, we review the most important developments from hundreds of thousands of local media sources and social media feeds around the world. We also track the latest government travel advisories and bulletins from law enforcement, emergency services, security forces and disaster relief agencies.

How we assess risk

We assess risk in every report using Risk Levels™. Our methodology is based on internationally recognised risk management procedures and consists of five levels: Low, Moderate, Medium, High and Extreme.

Who We Are

Riskline is a diverse team of professionals who share a passion for politics, an addiction to the news and – above all – a dedication to travel security. While we come from a variety of different backgrounds and work from diverse locations around the globe, we share a common understanding of the importance of keeping people safe.

The Management Team

With over 45 years of combined experience in the travel risk and security sector, our management team has driven the strategy that has helped make Riskline an industry leader.
Kennet Nordlien
CEO and Founder

Kennet has over 20 years of management and entrepreneurship experience within the security sector. As a visionary consultant, he gained a deep knowledge of the travel industry and collaborated with some of the largest organizations in Europe prior to founding Riskline in 2007. Kennet has played a vital role in making Riskline into the world-class travel risk intelligence company it is today.

Adam Schrader
Director of Operations
Adam has more than a decade of experience in travel security working with Riskline. Prior to that, he served as an army officer in logistics and planning. He holds an MSc in Comparative Politics (Conflict Studies) from the London School of Economics and an undergraduate degree in engineering from the United States Military Academy. Adam currently resides in Senegal.
Emanuele Scansani
Director of Partnerships & Strategic Relations

Emanuele is a plurilingual professional who holds an MSc in Comparative Politics from the London School of Economics (LSE) as well as an MSc in International Relations and a BA in Political Science from the University of Bologna, Italy. He joined Riskline in 2013 and is expert in global security and travel safety issues; he is a regular speaker at numerous industry events and a member of the GBTA Europe Risk Committee. Emanuele is based in Barcelona after having lived in China for eight years.

Suzanne Sangiovese
Commercial & Communications Director

Suzanne joined Riskline in 2010, and has over a decade of experience in the travel risk management industry. She holds an MSc in International Security and Global Governance from Birkbeck, University of London, and a double BA in Political Science and Economics from the University of King’s College, Canada. She currently serves as the Vice Chair for GBTA Canada’s Risk Committee, is a professional member of the Women in International Security (WIIS) organisation and a member of WINiT by GBTA. Suzanne is based in Toronto.

Cosmin Stefaniga
Lead Developer
Bio to come…
Ahmed Talaat
Development Project Manager
Ahmed joined Riskline in 2020. He has several years of experience as a project manager and software engineer. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in E-commerce from the Arab Academy for Science and Technology in Alexandria (Egypt), where he is based.

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Working with us

Our truly international team of politics nerds, travel lovers, tech wizards and news junkies is dedicated to providing the best travel risk intelligence in the world. We pride ourselves on being smart, curious, open to new ideas, and dedicated to helping our customers and partners succeed. Our team is 100% remote and located in 20+ countries and across 12 time zones.

More than just a great team, there’s great benefits to working at Riskline. Our team members are on self-employed consultant contracts, but we still offer great benefits including holiday leave, paid medical and family leave, and technology upgrade bonuses when you’ve been with us for a few years.

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