NSI Approved Companies Win Big at Security & Fire Excellence Awards

NSI LogoOn Monday, the prestigious Security & Fire Excellence Awards held at the iconic JW Marriott Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London, drew an audience of over 1000 representatives from the UK private security sector. Now in its 24th year, these esteemed Awards honor outstanding individuals, projects, and practices within the security and fire industries. Numerous NSI approved companies from across the UK stood out as both winners and finalists, receiving well-deserved acclaim for their exceptional achievements.

Last year marked the inaugural inclusion of new categories like Security or Fire ESG (Environment, Social & Governance), Security or Fire Diversity & Inclusion Champion of the Year, and Security or Fire Sustainability Champion of the Year. These additions to the Security & Fire Excellence Awards underscore the increasing recognition among buyers for organizations committed to their social responsibilities.

NSI was quoted as saying congratulations to all the award winners, with special recognition for the 33 NSI approved company finalists. Nine categories were dominated by outstanding NSI approved companies and their exceptional teams, showcasing their prowess in the industry. The companies were:

Security Installer or Integrator of the Year:

North SV Ltd (Winner)

Securitas Technology (Silver winner)


Security Guarding Company of the Year over £30m Annual Turnover:

SecuriGroup (Silver winner)


Security Guarding Company of the Year Under £30M Annual Turnover:

FGH Security (Winner)

Unitrust Protection Services (UK) (Silver Winner)


Outsourced or Contract Security Team of the Year:

First Response Group Permanent Security Team (PST) at Wembley National Stadium (Joint Winner)

Mitie at BBC (Joint Winner)


Outsourced or Contract Security Manager of the Year:

Alex Philiotis, Security Manager: Wembley National Stadium, First Response Group (Winner)

Amy Stanley, Head of Events and Festivals, FGH Security (Silver winner)


Security or Fire Best Company to Work For:

FGH Security (Silver Winner)


Security or Fire Sustainability Champion:

Magenta Security Services (Winner)

SecuriGroup (Bronze winner)


Inspiration in HR:
Wilson James (Winner)


Security or Fire ESG Initiative of the Year:

FGH Security (Silver winner)


Richard Fogelman, NSI Chief Executive, conveyed his congratulations, remarking, “Our heartfelt congratulations extend to all the winners and finalists of this year, each of whom stands as a testament to the private security sector’s caliber. The recognition of numerous NSI approved companies highlights their consistent delivery of exceptional work, showcasing their unwavering dedication to excellence.”

The integrity of the Security & Fire Excellence Awards is underscored by the independent verification and endorsement of its judging process through the Awards Trust Mark from The Independent Awards Standards Council.