SmartSec Solutions announces the appointment of industry veteran to director role.


SmartSec Solutions has announced the appointment of new Operations Director, Breda Smead.

Many of our readers will be familiar with Ms. Smead as she has been in the industry for over 30 years and held top positions at prestigious companies such as Kingdom, Corps Security, Brooknight and Mitie. Breda was at Mitie for over 20 years which included her serving as Regional Managing Director and Head of Operations.

Aside from her experience, she has accumulated a number of qualifications which include the Institute of Leadership and Management Level 3, Financial Management from the Institute of Directors and Leadership Trust and Managing Safely.

Breda self describes her greatest attribute as her ability to build relationships and emphasises her focus on technology and how it can add value for clients.

“We are delighted to attract to our organisation a hugely experienced security professional who is extremely passionate about our industry.  Breda has a real appetite for service delivery excellence and will be a great asset to the team as we continue on our path of growth.  Her knowledge and experience will further strengthen the solid foundations upon which our management operation has been built.  I am delighted to welcome Breda to the team and I look forward to working alongside her,” says SmartSec Solutions Managing Director, Theo Nicolaou.

SmartSec Solutions is a fast-growing security company that was founded in 2009 by Fawad Ahmad and in 10 years now sits just outside the Top 30 largest regulated security companies in the UK.