FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Marshals Group PLC has just completed the purchase of one of the world’s leading suppliers of armed guards at sea, maritime security specialist SeaMarshals Risk Management Ltd based in the UK, as part of their strategy to become a world leading supplier of security solutions in complex environments.
SeaMarshals Risk Management Ltd (“SeaMarshals”) is one of the oldest established maritime security providers in the industry with an excellent track record of developing market leading solutions for protecting ships against the threat of piracy mainly off Somalia.
SeaMarshals currently employees around 150 people in their headquarters and in the field as security operators and is a fully ISO28007 compliant business.
Mr Joakim Jacobsson, Chief Business Developer from The Marshals Group PLC says, “We are delighted to have secured this valuable asset and it forms a perfect piece in the puzzle in building up a company specialising in security solutions in very complex environments. SeaMarshals will form a key part of our business and we see opportunities for crossing over administrative resources between companies in the group to ensure profitability in the operations at an early stage”.
The Marshals Group PLC is a holding company for several security related businesses and its business plan includes both the takeover of working businesses as well as concepts at the start-up level that can benefit from the sharing of administration, marketing and sales resources within the group.
Mr Jakobsson says, “We have just started, this was the first key purchase, but not the last one!”
For any further information please contact The Marshals Group PLC at:
Thomas Egerstrom, CEO
Phone: +44 29 22 33 10 07