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Securitas is a provider of security services and solutions. The company specializes in on-site guarding, electronic security, fire and safety services, and corporate risk management. Its key services include security guarding, remote video solutions, aviation security, electronic security, fire and safety, enterprise risk management, and intelligent security.

TypePublic
Founded1934
HQStockholm, SE
Websitesecuritas.com
Employee Ratings3.1
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)370,000(+24%)
Job Openings5,191
Revenue (FY, 2018)KR101.5 B(+11%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)KR138.1
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Securitas

Magnus Ahlqvist

Magnus Ahlqvist

President and CEO
Bart Adam

Bart Adam

CFO
Jan Svensson

Jan Svensson

Board Member
Martin Althén

Martin Althén

Chief Information Officer
Helena Andreas

Helena Andreas

SVP Group Communications & People
Andreas Lindback

Andreas Lindback

Divisional President for AMEA (Parental Leave)
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Securitas Office Locations

Securitas has offices in Stockholm, Bollnäs, Hudiksvall, Luleå and in 184 other locations
Stockholm, SE (HQ)
Lindhagensplan 70
Bollnäs, SE
Örsängesvägen 53
Hudiksvall, SE
Ullsättersvägen 2B
Luleå, SE
Datavägen 10
Mora, SE
Stationsvägen 5
Nynäshamn, SE
Konsul Johnsons väg 18
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Securitas Financials and Metrics

Securitas Revenue

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Securitas's revenue was reported to be kr101.47 b in FY, 2018 which is a 10.1% increase from the previous period.
SEK

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

28.2b

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

5.0b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

17.6%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

936.0m

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

1.4b

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

50.4b

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

138.1

Cash (30-Sept-2019)

3.5b

EV

70.4b
Securitas's current market capitalization is kr50.4 b.
Annual
SEKFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

88.2b92.2b101.5b

Revenue growth, %

5%10%

Cost of goods sold

72.7b76.0b83.6b

Gross profit

15.5b16.2b17.9b
Quarterly
SEKQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

22.5b23.0b22.7b23.4b25.5b25.8b26.7b27.7b28.2b

Cost of goods sold

18.6b19.0b18.7b19.3b21.0b21.1b22.1b22.9b23.2b

Gross profit

3.9b4.1b4.0b4.1b4.4b4.7b4.6b4.8b5.0b

Gross profit Margin, %

17%18%18%17%17%18%17%17%18%
Annual
SEKFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

2.4b3.6b3.2b

Accounts Receivable

13.4b13.3b15.6b

Inventories

353.1m388.3m459.6m

Current Assets

20.9b22.3b25.1b
Quarterly
Annual
SEKFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

1.5b1.6b2.0b

Cash From Operating Activities

3.3b3.9b3.9b

Purchases of PP&E

(1.7b)(1.7b)(2.2b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(5.2b)(1.9b)(3.8b)
Quarterly
SEKQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

332.2m673.6m1.0b379.9m794.9m1.2b640.0m1.3b2.0b

Cash From Operating Activities

120.7m937.2m1.9b(925.4m)138.0m1.9b(34.0m)1.2b3.8b

Cash From Investing Activities

(473.7m)(1.0b)(1.4b)(1.0b)(2.3b)(3.2b)(604.0m)(1.4b)(1.9b)

Cash From Financing Activities

406.0m714.8m(308.7m)804.3m1.1b115.3m839.0m(444.0m)(1.6b)
SEKFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

263.2k

Debt/Equity

1.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.3 x
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Securitas Operating Metrics

FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Clients

150 k

Countries

535353535558585858

Markets

56565658

Retention Rate

94%93%91%91%91%91%93%91%91%93%90%90%
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Securitas Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
StaysafeApril 04, 2019
AllcoopersApril 01, 2019
Global Elite GroupJanuary 11, 2019
PronetJune 01, 2018
Bevaknings AB PrevendoMay 16, 2018
Alphatron Security Systems B.V.March 02, 2018
Kratos - Public Safety and SecurityFebruary 28, 2018$69 m
Automatic AlarmJanuary 02, 2018
Johnson & ThompsonJanuary 02, 2018
Süddeutschen BewachungJanuary 02, 2018
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Securitas Revenue Breakdown

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Securitas revenue breakdown by business segment: 41.7% from Security Services North America, 12.1% from Security Services Ibero-America, 44.4% from Security Services Europe and 1.7% from Other

Securitas revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 56.9% from All Other Countries, 38.2% from US and 4.9% from Other

Securitas Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

76/100

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Securitas Online and Social Media Presence

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Securitas Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    63/100

  • CEO Rating

    D

    59/100

  • Compensation

    C

    64/100

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Securitas News and Updates

Securitas Virtual Investor Day - Tuesday December 7 - Save the date

STOCKHOLM, Aug. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitas is pleased to invite investors, analysts and financial media to our Virtual Investor Day on Tuesday December 7, 2021, at 14.00 CET to approx. 17.00. The event will provide a strategic and financial update, including status and...

Securitas acquires leading electronic security company in Turkey

Securitas, the world's leading intelligent protective services partner, has agreed to acquire Tepe Güvenlik A.S., a leading electronic security company in Turkey.

Securitas acquires leading electronic security company in Turkey

STOCKHOLM, July 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitas, the world's leading intelligent protective services partner, has agreed to acquire Tepe Güvenlik A.S., a leading electronic security company in Turkey. Through this acquisition, Securitas becomes number two in the monitoring market in...

Securitas acquires leading electronic security company in Germany

Securitas, the world's leading intelligent protective services partner, has agreed to acquire Protection One, the German market leader specializing in remote technology-driven security solutions and electronic security.

Securitas acquires leading electronic security company in Germany

STOCKHOLM, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitas, the world's leading intelligent protective services partner, has agreed to acquire Protection One, the German market leader specializing in remote technology-driven security solutions and electronic security. The acquisition will enhance...

El taxi de Madrid y Securitas se alían para dotar de mayor seguridad a los traslados durante el servicio

The Madrid Professional Taxi Federation (FPTM) and Securitas Seguridad España, a subsidiary of the international company of intelligent security services for companies and institutions, have signed a collaboration agreement to increase safety in the taxi service.
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Securitas Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Securitas founded?

    Securitas was founded in 1934.

  • Who are Securitas key executives?

    Securitas's key executives are Magnus Ahlqvist, Bart Adam and Jan Svensson.

  • How many employees does Securitas have?

    Securitas has 370,000 employees.

  • What is Securitas revenue?

    Latest Securitas annual revenue is kr101.5 b.

  • What is Securitas revenue per employee?

    Latest Securitas revenue per employee is kr274.2 k.

  • Who are Securitas competitors?

    Competitors of Securitas include Convergint, SP Plus Corporation and Hikvision.

  • Where is Securitas headquarters?

    Securitas headquarters is located at Lindhagensplan 70, Stockholm.

  • Where are Securitas offices?

    Securitas has offices in Stockholm, Bollnäs, Hudiksvall, Luleå and in 184 other locations.

  • How many offices does Securitas have?

    Securitas has 198 offices.