Supporting Corporate Business . Dr Christopher Kinsey Defence Studies Department King’s College London. Supporting Corporate Business in the Current World Climate. Themes PSCs are not new to the corporate world
Dr Christopher Kinsey
Defence Studies Department
King’s College London
Participate in or provide support for government military operations, including tactical advice for ground commanders. Can have a strategic impact on the military environment influencing military strategy and therefore able to impact at the grand strategy level.
Provide a defence capability, normally armed, but not always. Their role is to protect people, places and assets from criminal conduct and unlawful violence not associated with combat operations, but may take place in a combat zone.
PSC - a history rooted in the Cold War
PSCs are a consequence of the instability inherent in the international system which corporations must take into account