Templeton Research


We provide valuable intelligence to decision-makers operating in complex environments, often where information is scarce or overabundant. Clients turn to us knowing that their critical and commercially sensitive matters will receive the full attention and care that they deserve. Drawing from considerable experience in global organisations and accessing diverse, trusted and proven networks we tailor our research to the unique needs of each client.

Rigorously sourced
& ethically obtained


  • Brendan McGloin Hong Kong

    Brendan founded Templeton Research after more than a decade with a leading London-based firm, where he built one of the largest business intelligence practices covering markets in Asia Pacific. Brendan has advised law firms, banks, hedge funds, private equity firms and development finance institutions on corruption issues, reputation management and business risks and opportunities across APAC. Brendan started his career in business intelligence in Shanghai.

  • Adam Ross Vancouver

    Adam has over a decade of experience in business intelligence and investigations, managing the disputes practice of a London-based consultancy and as the founding director of an investigative research firm. He is an open-source intelligence specialist and has worked extensively with government and private sector clients to tackle issues related to money laundering and corruption. Adam began his career as an investigative researcher for leading anti-corruption and human rights organizations.

  • Marko Starčević London

    Marko has over 10 years experience in investigative consulting. Prior to founding Templeton Research, Marko headed a boutique research consultancy where he managed projects for leading law firms, financial institutions and international organisations. He began his investigative career with the corporate investigations team of a London-based consultancy and would later co-head the practice. He then managed compliance risks for one of the largest institutional investors in the UK. Marko specializes in due diligence, asset tracing and complex investigations, and is fluent in Dutch and Serbo-Croatian.

Carefully handled
& clearly presented


  • Daniela Chimisso Dos Santos

    ESG and extractive sector specialist
    Former Deputy General Counsel, Vale SA
    Former Legal Counsel, Shell

  • Eric Lyddon Davis

    Compliance and operational risk specialist
    Former executive with duty-free retailer DFS Group

  • Dr Peter German, QC

    Former Deputy Commissioner, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)
    Former Deputy Commissioner, Correctional Service of Canada

  • Denis Meunier

    AML and financial crime specialist
    Former Deputy Director, Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC)
    Former Director General – Enforcement, Canada Revenue Agency
    AML technical assistance expert to International Monetary Fund