Trident Group, L.L.C. is a risk management consultancy with offices in Arlington, Virginia; Moscow, Russia; and Kiev, Ukraine. Beginning in 1996, Trident has provided a broad scope of international risk management services to a long list of corporate clients in need of business support in Russia and the Former Soviet Union (FSU).
Expertise and Experience The founders and principals of Trident Group bring together decades of experience in the areas of law enforcement, investigations, intelligence gathering and analysis, conflict prevention and conflict resolution, international risk control, executive protection and special operations.
Yuri A. Koshkin, President and Member, manages Tridentís U.S. offices and resides in the United States. He graduated and was granted his commission from the Military Institute, Ministry of Defense, in Moscow, in 1980. He majored in languages and international relations. Yuri Koshkin received a degree from the Institute of the USA and Canada Studies, Academy of Sciences, Moscow, in 1989. During his military service, he was based both in the Soviet Union and abroad, and participated in multinational government events.
Yevgeny N. Pshenichny, Vice President, Russian Operations, and Member, is a seasoned Russian lawyer and investigator. Mr. Pshenichny graduated and was granted his commission from the Military Institute, Ministry of Defense, in Moscow, in 1982. He majored in law. For over ten years he served around the USSR with the military prosecutorís offices and with the Prosecutor General of the USSR and Russia before entering the private sector.
Associates of Trident Group are, for the most part, former law enforcement, military and intelligence officers who enjoyed long and productive careers prior to joining the firm. Most of Tridentís associates have been with the group for many years.