About us

Who we are

Emerio is a Johannesburg based fraud risk advisory services firm, founded in 2015 by Rimo Benjamin, who is legally qualified. We work with both corporates, as well as government organisations. We provide forensic investigation  and fraud risk advisory services into fraud, corruption and money laundering with the ultimate goal of ensuring our clients’ financial stability.

Emerio” is a Latin word which means “ obtain by service, earn completely, deserve well”.

Our Founder 

Rimo Benjamin, a forensic specialist with more than 20 years of experience, founded Emerio Fraud Risk Advisory Services in 2015. He holds BA (Law) and LLB degrees, a Certificate in Advanced Criminal Investigation and a Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Law. In addition, he received extensive training on financial crime investigation from the FBI, the United States Homeland Security and Scotland Yard Metropolitan Police. Rimo has extensive experience in providing fraud and corruption risk advisory services to clients in South Africa, Uganda, the USA, and UK, and in recent times he has been involved in some of the biggest and most high profile investigations in South Africa. He is also a guest lecturer at the University of Pretoria on the MPhil Fraud Risk Management course

Our Values

We simply put in the hard work & focus. We believe that ethical business & honest conversations are necessary in business in order to create long-lasting relationships. We suggest tailor-made solutions which form part of being accountable. Keeping up with the latest tools & embracing change by continuous research is part of developing our ability to anticipate the radically unexpected.

  • Collaboration
  • Creative Diversity
  • Innovation
  • Intergrity
  • Exemplary Service
  • Honesty
  • Accountability