The Swedish morning paper, Dagens Industri published according to a press release made by the company Securitas, that they have created an Ibero-American division. This meaning that security operations in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Portugal, Spain and Uruguay where put together. The division showed in 2010 to have had sales for around 8 billion Kronor and approximately 58 000 employees.
Read the entire note on di.se (In Swedish)
Securitas in Colombia
Present in over 30 countries around the world, and positioned as world leader in security, Securitas Group continues its strong growth by providing one of the best security services in new European, Asian markets and now Latin America.
The Swedish security company Securitas group entered the Colombian market through security Burns in Colombia SA, a company founded in 1966. The idea was to pool together the expertise and national recognition that Burns had, with the trajectory and strength of the Securitas Group worldwide.
Learn more about Securitas in Colombia here (Website in Spanish)