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David Ward – Protecting our businesses from Cyber attacks In his blog for infologue David Ward, CEO at Ward Security discusses the importance of cyber awareness & why integrating physical and cyber security is crucial Read on »
UK OSPAs Winners Announced The UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) event took place at the Royal Lancaster in central London on 28th February 2019, with over 450 security professionals attending. Read on »
An Interview with Ken Palmer, Founder of CIS Security Ken Palmer, Founder of CIS Security reflects on how the security industry has developed over the past 50 Years; from SIA Licencing to the current political climate Read on »
Saturday, 23 March 2019

Company News

Securitas

Securitas acquires leading US security services provider to the aviation industry

Securitas has today announced the acquisition of Global Elite Group, a leading security services provider to the aviation industry in the US by Securitas Transport Aviation Services USA. The price of purchase is believed to be approximately 22 Million USD, dependant upon reaching targets yet to be confirmed. Global Elite Group is based in Garden City, […]

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Lodge Security acquires Ladbroke Security Services

Lodge Security has announced its acquisition of Ladbroke Security Services, a company with 120 staff and sales of £2.25 million. The business was founded in 1990 by the retailer Chinacraft  to protect its assets and has expanded its services to include 30 independent customers. Operating primarily in London and the Southeast, Ladbroke provides managed security […]

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Simon Chapman appointed as Commercial Director at Brooknight Security

Brooknight Security Ltd have just announced the appointment of Simon Chapman as Commercial Director as of November 2018. Simon has joined the business with immediate effect and will play a pivotal role in the next phase of Brooknight’s development plans. Simon brings a wealth of experience and expertise gained over many years in both the manned […]

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Peter Karlströmer appointed Divisional President Security Services Europe at Securitas

Peter Karlströmer has been appointed Divisional President Security Services Europe and a member of Securitas Group Management. He will start on March 4, 2019 latest. Peter comes from Cisco Systems where he led the business with telecom operators in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia. Before that Peter led the geographic business in the Nordics, […]

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Shaun Kennedy appointed Country President at Securitas UK

Shaun Kennedy has been appointed as the new Country President and Managing Director of Securitas UK and will assume responsibility at some point in early 2019. Shaun will take over from current Country President, Brian Riis Nielsen, who having successfully led the transformation of Securitas UK, will move on to a new senior management position […]

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NSI announces 2019 Annual Summit in Partnership with UBM

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has today announced the 2019 NSI Summit will be held on the Thursday 21st March at The Vox Conference Centre in Birmingham, and be supported by IFSEC International organiser UBM. The Summit brings together a vibrant exhibitor community and industry leading speaker programme emphasizing the key to successful outcomes in […]

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Electronic security specialists, Advanced Security Alarm Protection, partner with global video surveillance firm

Exeter based supplier of electronic security solutions, Advanced Security Alarm Protection (ASAP), have been awarded ‘key partner’ status with Dahua Technology – a leading solution provider in the global video surveillance industry. As a key partner, ASAP will be able to offer the most advanced video surveillance systems available to customers across the South West […]

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Paul Lotter joins Corps Security as Regional Operations Director

With an extensive background in security and manned guarding, Paul Lotter has been appointed as the Regional Operations Director at the UK’s most established security services provider, Corps Security. Lotter will focus on operations within London and the South of England and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of service delivery to the customer. Lotter […]

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