GardaWorld Acquires Leading Integrated Security Risk Management Firm WorldAware
Combined with Crisis24, this acquisition marks the creation of a true global leader in the industry.
MONTREAL, July 13, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - GardaWorld Security Corporation (the "Company" or "GardaWorld") is pleased to announce its acquisition of WorldAware, a leading security risk management firm based in the United States. WorldAware, combined with Crisis24, a GardaWorld Company, will create THE premier industry player in integrated security risk management.
The strategic acquisition of WorldAware enables GardaWorld to offer its clients access to the most comprehensive intelligence and security risk management services in the industry, anywhere in the world. GardaWorld's field operations and extensive security network in
"The competitive landscape has seen radical shifts and an integrated approach to managing risk, coupled with the right mix of capabilities, has never been more important. GardaWorld continues to lead in establishing this new paradigm to the benefit of our clients around the world," declared Stephan Crétier, Founder, President and CEO, GardaWorld.
"Winning is in GardaWorld's DNA—we've put it to work by transforming the security market, and now it's taking us straight to the top of the integrated security risk management space. WorldAware is a leader in this field, and coupled with Crisis24, no other player will be able to measure up to the expertise we can now offer, and the powerful blend of talent, experience, strength and international in-the-field security operations we bring to the table," concluded Mr. Crétier.
This acquisition will strengthen, unite and optimize the complementary synergies of both organizations' services and intelligence-led, always-on Global Integrated Operational Centers as well as their respective technological prowess. Brining together their world-recognized experts and knowledge will allow greater opportunities for clients, including increased access to geographies and capabilities.
Together, they will:
The transaction closed Friday, July 10 and the integration of the business will take place in the coming months. At this time, both WorldAware and Crisis24, will continue to operate under their respective brands and technologies, ensuring a smooth service delivery throughout the integration process.
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