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Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe and Wilson James unveil strategic security partnership

Following a thorough selection process, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe (SMBCE) has chosen Wilson James as its new supplier of security guarding solutions. The contract covers both of SMBCE’s corporate sites in the City of London. Wilson James’ experience of delivering...
Posted On 10 Jun 2015
Alex Carmichael: CEO of the Security Systems and Alarms Inspection Board
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SSAIB returns to ExCeL London for IFSEC International with new CEO at the helm

The Security Systems and Alarms Inspection Board (SSAIB) – the UK and Ireland-focused certification body now boasting some 1,700 registered firms on its books – will be returning to IFSEC International at London’s ExCeL venue. Resident on Stand F13...
Posted On 31 May 2015
Mark Beadle: CEO at Emprise Services plc
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Mark Beadle takes on CEO’s role at Emprise Services plc as Howard Sharp rejoins the business

Support services provider Emprise Services plc has appointed Mark Beadle as CEO and Howard Sharp as chief financial officer in addition to making a number of other key appointments for the business which presently boasts a turnover of circa £80 million and employs around 5,000...
Posted On 27 May 2015
Carl Meason
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Leading professionals earn key promotions at Unipart Security Solutions

Unipart Security Solutions has announced the key promotions of Carl Meason (to director of electronics), Andi Hayes (to the role of general manager for security guarding) and Steve Mowatt (who becomes quality, compliance and training manager). Carl Meason joined the Unipart...
Posted On 27 May 2015
The inaugural Gold Certificates of Approval for Investigative Services to British Standard BS 102000: 2013 have been bestowed by the National Security Inspectorate
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First Gold Certificates of Approval for Investigative Services to BS 102000: 2013 issued by NSI

The R-ISC Investigation & Surveillance Company, Global Options and Esoteric are the first three security companies to obtain National Security Inspectorate (NSI) certification to BS 102000:2013, now part of the NSI Gold approval – the “industry hallmark for...
Posted On 26 May 2015
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Unlicensed security director imprisoned and disqualified in wake of SIA investigations

On Wednesday 13 May at Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court, a former security director was sentenced to a 16-week custodial sentence, ordered to pay £10,000 in costs and disqualified from being a company director for five years. Wayne Tunstall, 33, of Field Lan...
Posted On 18 May 2015
Securitas has begun a ten-year security solutions partnership with the University of Hertfordshire
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Securitas awarded ten-year security solutions partnership with University of Hertfordshire

Securitas has begun a “groundbreaking” ten-year partnership centred on providing security and reception services for the University of Hertfordshire. The partnership contract – which is worth a substantial £31 million across the decade-long period –...
Posted On 18 May 2015
Unipart Security Solutions has launched its Cyber Assurance services for SMEs
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Unipart Security Solutions unveils “industrial strength” service to protect SMEs from cyber attack

Unipart Security Solutions, a business division within the Unipart Group, has introduced a new range of bespoke services designed specifically to protect SMEs from attacks perpetrated by cyber criminals. While cyber security issues have long been a concern for larger businesses,...
Posted On 13 May 2015
Members of the Unipart Group Security Team receive their Special Recognition Award
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Officers honoured at Unipart Security Solutions’ 2015 Annual Awards

On Wednesday 29 April at Coombe Abbey in Warwickshire, Unipart Security Solutions celebrated the outstanding efforts of its employees – and recognised their valuable contributions to the business and its customer base throughout 2014 – at the Unipart Security Annual...
Posted On 08 May 2015
Trigion Security: looking to expand across the UK
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Security specialist Trigion focuses on continued growth in UK market

Trigion Security – the specialist security solutions arm of Facilicom UK, and one of the fastest-growing security companies in the south of England – has stated that it’s now looking to expand the business’ reach across the entire country over the next three years by...
Posted On 08 May 2015