Alastair Morrison was a colonel in the SAS and achieved public fame for his role in the successful rescue of hostages held in an airplane in Mogadishu, Somalia in 1977. He co-founded Defence Systems Limited in 1981, serving as chairman and chief executive before selling the company to Armor Holdings in 1997. In 2004, he joined Kroll, Inc. as chairman and chief executive of its new London-based subsidiary, Kroll Security International Ltd. Morrison joined the board of directors of Erinys International in December 2008.
- Kroll Launches High Risk Security Business Headed by Alastair Morrison; SAS Veteran and Founder of DSL Becomes Chairman and CEO of New Kroll Subsidiary, Kroll Inc, 25 March 2004.
- Management, Alastair Morrison, Erinys International, Accessed 08-February-2010