About Us


Vision Statement

To be the most valuable Open Source Research Company in the world! With a strong reputation for reliability, integrity and quality of service.

The main objective of the OSKA consultancy will be to provide “Open Source Intelligence (OSINT)” capabilities to large or small commercial establishments in order to support clients to:-

Reduce the cost of obtaining targeted information.

Reduce the time in finding a targeted solution.

Reduce exposure to risk and improve risk management.

Provide support to planning and project management.

Provide multiple capabilities in the area of Business Change.


OSKA Research, formed in 2015 by Barry Sobers MSc, BA (Hons) and SC vetted "LinkedIn", who has 30 years of Policing experience in the areas of investigation, risk management and problem solving. He has operational experience of using Big Data for investigations and tracking vulnerable persons.

In addition he has 5 years of strategic experience working in a large government department (Home Office) on a 10 Billion Pound Big Data/Analysis and Digital Information Programme.

Oska Research can provide valuable experience for your business in order to support business change in the digital and big data sectors.