Welcome to Risk X

Risk is a Level 4 B-BBEE compliant company, trading for over 4 years in South Africa, providing global Audit & Advisory and Assurance consulting services at local prices.
When it comes to security and specialist resources, we have real-world experience across all market sectors and verticals (e.g. the Public, Retail, Telecommunications, Finance, Insurance, Government, Security and Healthcare sectors.)
Risk X only take on work we know we can complete in line with your requirements, and only charge for what we do. We support ‘plain English’ and do not hide behind fancy lawyers, so engaging with us is easy and simple.

Our offices are situated in Cape Town, but our consultancy is a globally mobile team who can react quickly to any situation or requirement you may have. We have achieved efficiency and economies of scale using this model, but only with the most highly qualified and skilled people. Whether you are a public or private sector organisation, Risk X is able to assist you with all of your objectives. We have specific datasheets on each of our solutions, so speak to one of the sales team today.



  • PCI DSS Qualified Assessor
  • PCI P2PE Qualified Assessor
  • GDPR Assessment
  • ISO 27001
  • Outsourced Data Protection Officer
  • Outsourced CISO



  • Penetration Testing (OWASP/OSCP)
  • Vulnerability Scanning
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Cyber Incident Response
  • Digital Forensics
  • Payment Forensics (PFI & PFI Lite)

Contact Us

How can we assist you? We have offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town and a globally mobile team. Contact us today and one of our consultants will respond to your enquiry with more specific information.
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We believe that not all security consultancies are created equal.
The advantages of using us include:



We only use senior consultants, people with the ability to know your business, understand it and care about what happens.



You deal with the same people, who know you and who are committed to helping you and who are not just here for the short term gain.



All our consultants are invested in our business, so we can guarantee quality and ensure that we maintain this through constant review with our clients.



We are a smaller company; which allows us the flexibility, care and attention to detail that you need to realise your goals.