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ASFP announces three new appointments to its team

The newly extended team will take forward new initiatives and develop a range of new technical and competency services. Read More

IPSA appoints new EDI&W Director

The International Professional Security Association (IPSA) has appointed Riyaz Somani as their new Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Welfare (EDI&W) Director. Read More

SFPE releases second edition of fire risk assessment guide and names 2023 President

The Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) has announced the release of a new fire risk engineering guide. Read More

Global Security Influencer of the Year 2022: Bonnie Michelman

Bonnie Michelman, Executive Director of Police, Security & Outside Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, is the 2022 IFSEC Global Influencer of the Year. Read More

Skills for Security appointment new Non-Executive Director

Skills for Security has announced the appointment of Arevika Stepanian to the Board as a Director of Corporate Relations (Non-Executive). Read More

From frontline to CEO: IPSA announces Satia Rai as its new CEO

IPSA announces the appointment of its new CEO Satia Rai and looks back over former CEO Una Riley's tenure. Read More

Ciaron Irvine appointed national police lead for security systems

Deputy Chief Constable Ciaron Irvine has been appointed as the National Police lead for security systems. Read More

Fire Sector Federation appoints John Spencer as new Chair

The Fire Sector Federation (FSF) has announced John Spencer as its new Chair, taking over from Michael Harper. Read More

Andrew Thorburn to take over mantle as Head Judge for IFSEC Global Influencer Awards in 2023

New Zealand’s Andrew Thorburn will succeed Grant Lecky as Head Judge for the 2023 IFSEC Global Influencer Awards. Read More

“Breaking boundaries” – The value of education and changing stereotypes through volunteering

IFSEC Global speaks to security professional, Hannah Zemzam from Hikvision, as she shares her experience of volunteering in Zambia. Read More

Simon Clarke appointed new UK Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities

Simon Clarke MP has been appointed as the new Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities on 6 September. Read More

Baroness Angela Harris and Pat Finucane join IFPO UK & Ireland Advisory Board

Baroness Angela Harris of Richmond DL and Pat Finucane have joined the Advisory Board of IFPO UK and Ireland. Read More

Paxton founder Tony Ratcliffe to retire after 38 years at the helm

38 years after founding Paxton, Tony Ratcliffe is stepping down. His son Sholto Ratcliffe will take on the role in his place. Read More

Linx International develops training courses on emergency response planning and appoints new Group Training Manager

PerpetuityARC Training, part of Linx, has introduced two new training courses based on emergency response planning to its learning portfolio. Read More

Shortlist for 2022 Global Security Influencer of the Year announced!

We are delighted to unveil the shortlist for the Global Security Influencer of the Year 2022 award - check out the finalists here! Read More

New governing Council elected by ASFP

The Association for Specialist Fire Protection has announced the election of its new Council, following its Annual General Meeting in July. Read More

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