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If your business does business with Papua New Guinea, you can’t afford to miss this respected international event.


Brian Kelly

Brian Kelly

Founder and Former CEO, Black Swan International


Brian is the founder and former CEO of Black Swan International. Brian established the company in 2010 and was the sole shareholder until he sold the business in 2018.

During Brian’s tenure as CEO the business grew to be one of the largest security companies within PNG, employing over 2000 people and amassing over 160 clients.

It is widely accepted that due to Brian’s perseverance to introducing ‘world’s best standards’ to the PNG security market that the entire industry and customers have greatly benefited.

Prior to establishing Black Swan International, Brian has owned and operated businesses within Australia and the US, and served as a Special Forces commander during 15 years of military service.


Investment case study: creating and selling a world-class security business in Papua New Guinea — Day 1 (19 August)