The Cotswold Group United Kingdom Expertise

Our designated teams operate within their specific area of expertise which includes Fraud, Intelligence, Surveillance and Liability Investigation. All operational areas are supported by our centrally based administration and case management team, giving us the infrastructure to provide an end to end investigation service and solution. By bringing together this range of experience, we can deliver an efficient and pro-active strategy on each instruction, tailoring our approach dependent upon each set of circumstances.

Tom Scott

Associate Director


Tom a former Police Officer, served within the CID and Regional Crime Squad where he specialised in covert surveillance combating serious and organised crime. This experience led Tom to set up The Cotswold Group in 1990. Tom stepped up into the role of Associate Director on 1st January 2014 and continues to be involved in the strategic direction of the business.


Matthew Cantle

Managing Director
Matthew was appointed as Managing Director of The Cotswold Group on 1 July 2014. Since joining us in 2010 he has held the position of Operations Director and more recently successfully led the Business Development area, implementing a number of strategic change projects.


Andrew Cocks

Finance and Human Resources Director


Andrew has been a Director for three years following the acquisition of The Cotswold Group by G4S. He has 20 years’ experience of strategic management gained both in the security services sectors and wider commerce.


Stephen Cantello

Operations Director

Stephen Cantello joined The Cotswold Group in 2007 from a successful career in the police force, where he attained the rank of Detective Sergeant. Stephen has extensive management and leadership experience and has worked as our Head of Fraud Investigations and now holds the role of Operations Director.