Noonan acquires the business and assets of The Shield Guarding Company and TSG Security

Noonan, the strategically outsourced services provider, has purchased the business and assets of The Shield Guarding Company Limited and TSG Security Limited. The acquisition will have the immediate effect of protecting the jobs of up to 780 Shield Guarding Company Limited and TSG Security Limited employees across the UK, while also ensuring continuity of service for existing customers.

The Shield Guarding Company Limited and TSG Security Limited deliver security services and solutions throughout the UK and across both the private and public sectors.

The acquisition strengthens Noonan’s static security guarding, key holding, CCTV monitoring and response, mobile patrol, training and security consultancy operations in the UK and brings the number of individuals now employed by the FM Group to over 14,700.

Commenting on the acquisition, John O’Donoghue (CEO of Noonan) explained: “We’re pleased to be in a position to take over the business and operations of The Shield Guarding Company Limited and TSG Security Limited, and I’m also pleased to welcome our 780 new employees.”

O’Donoghue added: “Our most immediate priority is to ensure a smooth transition for The Shield Guarding Company Limited and TSG Security Limited’s existing clients. We look forward to providing them with the highest levels of service.”




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Brian Sims BA (Hons) Hon FSyI, Editor, Risk UK (Pro-Activ Publications) Beginning his career in professional journalism at The Builder Group in March 1992, Brian was appointed Editor of Security Management Today in November 2000 having spent eight years in engineering journalism across two titles: Building Services Journal and Light & Lighting. In 2005, Brian received the BSIA Chairman’s Award for Promoting The Security Industry and, a year later, the Skills for Security Special Award for an Outstanding Contribution to the Security Business Sector. In 2008, Brian was The Security Institute’s nomination for the Association of Security Consultants’ highly prestigious Imbert Prize and, in 2013, was a nominated finalist for the Institute's George van Schalkwyk Award. An Honorary Fellow of The Security Institute, Brian serves as a Judge for the BSIA’s Security Personnel of the Year Awards and the Securitas Good Customer Award. Between 2008 and 2014, Brian pioneered the use of digital media across the security sector, including webinars and Audio Shows. Brian’s actively involved in 50-plus security groups on LinkedIn and hosts the popular Risk UK Twitter site. Brian is a frequent speaker on the conference circuit. He has organised and chaired conference programmes for both IFSEC International and ASIS International and has been published in the national media. Brian was appointed Editor of Risk UK at Pro-Activ Publications in July 2014 and as Editor of The Paper (Pro-Activ Publications' dedicated business newspaper for security professionals) in September 2015. Brian was appointed Editor of Risk Xtra at Pro-Activ Publications in May 2018.

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