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Rick Mounfield to become Director at Optimal Risk

Rick Mounfield has been appointed a director at the Optimal Risk Group to help with the company’s continued growth. Read More

Rick Mounfield CSyP FSyI stands down as Security Institute Chief Executive

It has been announced that Rick Mounfield CSyP FSyI will be standing down as Chief Executive of the Security Institute at the end of April. Read More

“Inspiring young people to see this incredibly important industry as a career option has been a key motivation for me” – Kate Blake on the importance of showcasing female talent in fire safety

Kate Blake shines a light on some of the women she is thrilled to now be working alongside at Cranford Controls in the fire safety sector. Read More

Jon Könz announced as new Euralarm President

Euralarm members voted Head of Industry Affairs at Siemens Smart Infrastructure, Jon Könz as new President of Euralarm. Read More

Dame Julie Kenny DBE DL revealed as new chair of RISC

Dame Julie Kenny DBE DL has been elected to serve as Chair of the UK’s Security and Resilience Industry Suppliers Community (RISC). Read More

Global Security Influencer of the Year 2021: Jennie Vickers

We are delighted to reveal that the Global Security Influencer of the Year 2021 winner has been unveiled as Jennie Vickers! Read More

Security Commonwealth announces new board members

The Security Commonwealth (SyCom) Board have announced two new Board Members, David Ward and Houdah Al-Hakim CSMP. Read More

The IFSEC Global Influencers in Security & Fire in Memoriam 2021

We remember some of the most well-respected professionals in the security and fire safety sector who have sadly passed this year. Read More

Security business fined £50,000 for breaching Private Security Industry Act

Nationwide Management Services Ltd, has been fined £50,000 for offences against the Private Security Industry Act 2001. Read More

Roy Wilsher appointed as Inspector of Police and Fire Service

Roy Wilsher OBE QFSM has been announced by Priti Patel as the new inspector of police and fire and rescue services at the HMICFRS. Read More

Revealed: The IFSEC Global influencers in security and fire 2021

This year's IFSEC Global Influencers in Security & Fire have been revealed! Check out the list, here. Read More

Heather Baily QPM appointed new Chair of Security Industry Authority

Heather Baily QPM has been appointed by the Home Office as the new Chair of the UK’s Security Industry Authority (SIA). Read More

Paul Barnard announced as new Vice Chair of the Security Institute

Paul Barnard CSyP MSyI has been announced as the new Vice Chair of the Security Institute, joining its senior leadership […] Read More

Darrell Gilmour appointed as new Skills for Security Director of Technical Training

Security and fire training body, Skills for Security, has appointed Darrell Gilmour as its new Director of Technical Training. Read More

AUCSO set to expand global reach and encourage greater collaboration between university security teams

The Association of University Chief Security Officers (AUCSO) has announced plans to increase its global reach, says its new leadership team. Read More

IFPO UK expands advisory board and provides access to ACT app

IFPO has been busy expanding its advisory board in the UK, as well as establishing an arrangement for member access to the ACT app. Read More

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