Conflict International in the press

Conflict international director Mike LaCorte has appeared on TV and radio in a number of countries to give an insight into his work and advice on a number of topical issues affecting privacy and security.

Mike is a member of the Association of British Investigators and is also 1st Vice President of the World Association of Detectives, a global body upholding standards in investigation practices.

Producers and journalists are welcome to contact us regarding Mike’s availability for interview.

Below is a selection of radio/TV programmes and press articles Mike has contributed to.


Mike LaCorte sworn in as WAD 1st Vice-President

31 January 2017

Conflict International director Mike LaCorte has been sworn in as 1st Vice President of the World Association of Detectives, as well as being named Investigator of the Year. Read the article...

Society Magazine in Marbella - November 2016

7 November 2016

The World Association of Detectives, which aims to uphold the highest ethical practices among its members worldwide, has elected Conflict director Mike LaCorte as its 1st Vice President. Read the article...

Society Magazine in Marbella - October 2016

10 October 2016

Tracing and locating assets is a particularly difficult task to perform without seeking professional help. Conflict are global leaders in using investigative and surveillance techniques to help track hidden assets in most parts of the world and discover to whom they are registered. Read the article...

Mike LaCorte interviewed by Voice of Islam Radio

23 September 2016

Conflict International director Mike LaCorte appeared on the Voice of Islam Breakfast Show to discuss privacy policy changes to WhatsApp accounts which will in future share users information. Listen to the interview...

Society Magazine in Marbella - September 2016

12 September 2016

Threats to your security can come in many forms. More recently those who may wish to maliciously cause harm have turned away from merely infringing on your physical wellbeing and have turned to cyber crime. Read the article...

Mike LaCorte interviewed by Voice of Islam Radio

26 August 2016

Mike was asked to join the team of the Voice of Islam Breakfast Show to discuss the recent findings of a government review into the use of so-called bulk interception powers, where spies can harvest large amounts of data from emails in order to combat the threat of terrorism. Listen to the interview...

Society Magazine in Marbella - August 2016

8 August 2016

Protecting intellectual property is a growing area of the company’s business. Intellectual property, or IP for short, refers to the protection of inventions, designs, highly sensitive business information, slogans or branding – all of which can become the subject of fraud. Read the article...

Society Magazine in Marbella - July 2016

11 July 2016

Tapping into the wide range of services from long established parent company Conflict International in London, they can offer worldwide assistance with local representatives on hand to create bespoke solutions. Read the article...

Mike LaCorte interviewed by talkRADIO

13 June 2016

Conflict International director Mike LaCorte appeared on The Radio Hustle on UK station talkRADIO. Mike told presenter Alexis Conran how social media is used in investigations. Listen to the interview...

Society Magazine in Marbella - June 2016

13 June 2016

The company is particularly adept in the area of surveillance where the London office can deploy locally licensed and reliable operators to carry out the monitoring of someone’s movements in most jurisdictions throughout the world. Read the article...

Mike LaCorte interviewed by Voice of Islam Radio

10 June 2016

Following news that FBI Director James Comey admitted to placing a piece of tape over his laptop webcam to guard against any breach of privacy, Conflict International's director Mike LaCorte was asked on radio whether we should all be doing this? Listen to the interview...

Society Magazine in Marbella - May 2016

9 May 2016

Mitigating risk is particularly topical when it comes to assisting people who need to travel across the world. Recent terrorist attacks in Europe and North Africa have highlighted the need to ensure that a destination is safe, which is where expert knowledge and advice comes in. Read the article...

Society Magazine in Marbella - April 2016

14 April 2016

Conflict Marbella is the new dedicated consultancy service in the region from Conflict international who, from their head office in London, specialise in providing bespoke intelligence, investigation, security and risk advice services to clients worldwide. Read the article...

Moneylaundering.com website

Mike LaCorte featured in Moneylaundering.com article

6 April 2016

Conflict International is quoted in an article written by Moneylaundering.com looking at fears that the UK's hedge fund industry could be a target for wealthy foreign criminals. Read more...

Society Magazine in Marbella - March 2016

14 March 2016

Conflict International's new consultancy service in Marbella has been receiving attention in the area. Conflict Marbella director Mike LaCorte has been speaking to Society Marbella magazine based on the southern coast about what we can provide to clients based in and around Marbella. Read the article...

Mike LaCorte interviewed by BBC Radio 5 Live

26 January 2016

How do you tell if a lottery ticket is genuine? UK lottery operators Camelot are sifting through 'hundreds' of claims from people that a missing £33 million lottery ticket is theirs. Mike LaCorte, director of Conflict International, spoke to BBC Radio 5 Live's Tony Livesey. Listen to the interview...

WAD Beyond Global

Mike LaCorte - moneylaundering.com article

30 July 2015

The United Kingdom will consolidate data on land ownership by foreign firms and consider additional steps to crack down on the use of shell companies to purchase property with illicit funds. Read more...

WAD Beyond Global

Mike LaCorte featured in WAD Beyond Global

21 April 2015

The 13th issue of WAD Beyond Global is available to read now and features Conflict International Director Mike LaCorte. Read the article...

ITIJ May 2014

International Travel & Health Insurance Journal

Mike LaCorte Director of Conflict International and Matias Scarso of the International providers department, Universal Assistance discuss the challenges facing assistance companies in Brazil. Read the article...

ITIC Nassau 2014

Mike LaCortes speaks at ITIC Americas conference

Mike LaCorte from Conflict International was a keynote speaker at the ITIC Americas conference last week in Nassau, Bahamas, where he spoke in front of 150 travel/health insurance executives and decision makers from North and South America. Read more...

Security Services for Brazil World Cup 2014

Security Services for Brazil World Cup 2014

5 August 2013

Specialists in private investigative and security services, Conflict International are pleased to announce a new security service in Brazil for the FIFA World Cup 2014. Read more...

WAD Beyond Global

Conflict International featured in French documentary

Conflict's Mike LaCorte gives insight into the world of private investigating for France's Channel 5 documentary series 66 Minutes. Watch now...

freshbusinessthinking.com website

Conflict International featured in Freshbusinessthinking.com

London-based private investigation firm Conflict International, who specialise in protecting high-net worth individuals from corporate espionage, has been making a name for itself across the globe with help from UK Trade & Investment (UKTI). Read the article...

Hedge Magazine Issue 14

Conflict International featured in Hedge Magazine

Mike LaCorte and Jon Fawcett comment on the growth of the corporate espionage market. Read the article...

Youtube - ITV

Conflict International featured on ITV

London councils have been forced to deny reports that they're rummaging through dustbins to find out personal details. Mike LaCorte lends his expertise to show how much information can be found just by going through someone's rubbish. Watch now...