Thompson and Toresen - Investigations, Security, Intelligence
Government Licenced Private & Fraud Investigators
Thompson and Toresen are New Zealand’s most experienced Private Investigators, serving New Zealand since 1985.
Our team of highly experienced Investigators have an extensive knowledge and skill-set providing individuals, businesses and government agencies with the facts so that they can make informed decisions.
We specialise in all forms of Private, Business and Legal Investigations including; personal and domestic matters such as infidelity and childcare investigations, data recovery and forensics, fraud investigations, workplace theft, background checks, corruption, due diligence and locating missing persons and witnesses.
In the legal sector we provide a rapid response to litigation disputes, trademark infractions and witness locating and briefing in both criminal and civil cases. We have been serving legal documents for over 25 years and handle overseas document serving in nearly every corner of the world.
No matter what it relates to, your enquiry will be treated with complete conﬁdentiality. You will ﬁnd we have the quiet conﬁdence that comes with being New Zealand’s most well-known, capable and professional Private Investigators.
We work to protect our clients from threats and risks to themselves, their business, property, assets and information.
We work to protect your clients from threats and risks to themselves, their business, assets and information.Read More
Private & Domestic
Whether you are going through a messy divorce, involved in a nasty custody battle, frantically searching for a loved one...Read More
We work to protect your clients from threats and risks to themselves, their business, property, assets and information.Read More
"Exemplifies the total professional. Daniel is a person of the highest integrity and I have the highest degree of trust in him. Daniel is highly regarded at the top of his field."Restaurant Brands . Area Manager
"Daniel has comprehensive knowledge of the fraud and security area, and I would highly recommend him as a speaker and someone who knows the security topic well."Employers & Manufacturers Association. Senior Conferences Producer
"Knowledgeable, timely and efficient and are a pleasure to deal with."HSBC New Zealand. Manager Security & Fraud Risk - Asia Pacific Risk
"Quickly gets to the seat of the problem and consistently delivers results with integrity."Glaister Ennor Barristers and Solicitors. Partner
""We used Daniels services to uncover a major internal fraud within our business. We found Daniels approach, commitment and professionalism to be second to none. The entire team and Thompson & Toresen were amazing through...". Auckland Business Owner
"Mike Gillam recently assisted me in preparing the defence case and marshalling witnesses in a murder trial. His level of service, professionalism and attention to detail was second to none."Barrister of the High Court of New Zealand.
"Mike has provided work for us on numerous occasions, his level of detail in understanding our preferred outcome is excellent as is his ability to manage the work, and report back findings… This was accomplished to an exc..."Food Manufacturer. Commercial Manager
"Congratulations, you have done it again, superbly professional, dramatic and excellent result. I am out of words."Private Client - Extortion Matter.
"On two occasions Danny has helped me resolve situations that posed a potential risk to my family. Highly recommended."Multi-national Corporation. Chief Executive Officer
"Extremely knowledgeable, thorough, and highly capable with supporting our process and as a result we were able to wrap up the matters in a timely and cost effective manner."Tasti Products Limited. Human Resources Manager
"Their standard of service and professionalism has been outstanding. They are in my view one of the best investigative companies in the country."Construction Multi-National. General Manager Human Resources
"Our requirements were fully met. Daniel's expertise, responsiveness and follow-through with many good results."Restaurant Brands. Internal Auditor
"Instant response to our needs. Discrete and Professional. Exactly what was needed."Mainfreight. Financial Controller
"On-site in a matter of hours and their advice was excellent, which gave us the assurance that the investigation would be as discreet as possible, actioned immediately and done professionally."Local Government. Director, People and Performance
"I worked with Daniel. I found Daniel to be a very thorough and meticulous investigator. He always paid a lot of attention to detail, which is one of the reasons why he has received much success with his investigations. ..."Computer Forensics Organisation. CEO
"I’m so glad I called Mike. Mike was very easy to work with, professional and knowledgeable throughout the case which yielded real results. I highly recommend Mike and Thompson and Toresen Investigations."Private Domestic Client. Private
"Totally committed to our needs and always delivered results promptly, whatever the deadline. I have no hesitation in recommending his services."Manufacturing Company. Chief Executive Officer
"Definitely the experts in what they do. Flexible, out-of-box thinkers, passionate - you definitely don't want to miss an opportunity to work with (them)."Tourism NZ. China Market Development Co-ordinator
"Very capable professionals who will deliver a highly desirable outcome."Auckland Council. HR Advisory Manager
Daniel J. Toresen
Daniel J. Toresen
DirectorMSc. Security Management
Danny is one of New Zealand's most experienced private investigators. Responsible for many high profile corporate investigations he has been a licenced private investigator since 1985...Read More
Daniel A. Thompson
Daniel A. Thompson
FounderDip Policing, Certified Fraud Examiner
Dan has over thirty years experience in Investigations and Security Management and is a life member of the World Association of Detectives...Read More
InvestigatorDip Policing, Certified Fraud Examiner
Mike brings excellent investigation, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to relate effectively with people from a diverse range of ethnic, cultural, and socio-economic backgrounds...Read More