About Our Company

Our Team


CTC personnel are proven Top Tier operational and subject matter experts, who work to improve operations and management for Security, Logistics, and Technical Training Projects worldwide.

Our History


Combining our resources and establishing our industry presence as a stand-alone company started in yearly 2017, and has continued to grow by combining high performing companies into our Group, now operating as one entity.

Our Mission


CTC is decentralized and agile, to deploy Subject Matter Expert (SME) Personnel, both Administrative and Operational, when and where our Customers need them.

Executive Leadership Team


Managing Principal & CEO - Mr. Derek France

Derek France has worked as an entrepreneur and senior executive in the defense and government services sector for more than 20 years. After leaving a successful law enforcement career, and having completed several years in the private contracting industry, he joined Cross Timbers Consulting Group (CTCG), a company founded by his wife Amanda in 2016, and has served as its President and CEO since 2017.

During Mr. France’s early years in the industry, he directly managed numerous large programs for the defense community. Since joining CTCG, he's led the organization into one of the largest private, family-owned and operated firms in the defense and government services industry – now a global enterprise specializing in; close protection security, international logistics, intelligence analysis, risk management, and technical & tactical training in high threat environments. 

Under Mr. Frances’s direction and leadership, CTCG supports a wide range of non-profit and civic organizations including; the Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce, Grapevine Chamber of Commerce, Sergeant Colton Levi Derr Foundation, Flags for Vets, and the 360 Veterans' Association.

Government & Professional Registrations

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) License #: C10470101  &  F10567801

DUNS: 080542605 | CAGE: 7TS32 | JCCS: 85305 | NSPA: 4000066629 | UNDP/UNAMA: 512431