Seccredo’s expertise in Risk, Crisis and Security Management
is set to be a big value addition across the region
Securitas UAE, the leading security services provider, has brought in specialists from Seccredo AB, the leading Scandinavian consultants offering world-class risk, intelligence and security management services, to deliver high-level consultancy across the GCC. Seccredo AB is the consulting arm of Securitas Group.
Seccredo AB specialists, to be based at Securitas UAE office, will offer value-added services, expertise and knowledge across the risk, crisis and security management domains in the GCC. The Seccredo services are now available on the Securitas platform.
Seccredo offers independent consultancy in line with the client’s requisites, providing customized and holistic, rather than product-based, solutions. Seccredo offers intelligence, risk, security and crisis management services and protects business, values and brands – globally and locally.
The presence of Seccredo specialists offers Securitas UAE the advantage of offering advanced security solutions and responding to all security needs of its clients and partners in specific spheres. Securitas already has premium experience in consultancy across the region with a team of over 25 full time consultants.
Gaetan Desclee, Country President of Securitas UAE, said: “We are happy to bring the Seccredo AB consultancy and expertise to the GCC region, which is part of our mandate to support our customers and their partners in the area of risk analysis and critical situations, thus offering a wider service portfolio. It is very important for us that our customers can make safe decisions, and we decided to combine local experience and global experience, which Seccredo has.”
He added: “The presence of Seccredo specialists in GCC paves the way for us to become a key partner in risk management and provide the necessary support to our customers in comprehensive risk management, as well as safety in performing business activities and assistance in the extraordinary situations.”
As part of its crisis management expertise, Seccredo offers consultancy with emergency response, crisis communication, exercises and training and quality audits of crisis management policies and groups.
Within the ambit of security, the company offers personal, event and VIP, travel, interactive travel and physical security, while the risk services includes risk analysis, disaster recovery plan, business continuity plan, security audit, technical security counter measures and training/ seminars.
The special intelligence service on offer with Seccredo include competitive intelligence, country analysis, travel security reports, background screenings and due diligence, extending a professional value-addition to the industry-best services provided by Securitas.
Securitas services a wide range of customers, offering innovative services in a variety of industries and customer segments. The size of the customers varies from the ‘shop on the corner’ to global multi-billion industries, and employs 300,000 people in 52 countries in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, the Middle East and Africa.
About Seccredo AB
Seccredo AB was founded in 2004 as a specialist and consultant company within risk and security. The company is today rated as a leading Scandinavian consulting operation serving more than 600 private and public entities in Sweden and abroad. Seccredo Group is today represented in Sweden, the Baltics, Russia, Denmark, Poland, Iraq and the UAE. In 2010 Seccredo was sold to the leading global security company Securitas.