Stanley purchases UK security companies

Acquisitions to bolster company's position in the UK security market


Illinois-based systems integrator Stanley Convergent Security Solutions (Stanley CSS) announced this week that it recently purchased three security companies in the UK.

According to a statement, the purchase of Smiths Security Services, Raysil Security Systems and SRP Security Systems from Verifier Capital includes mostly commercial accounts in the education, telecommunication, financial, healthcare, and retail markets. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Tony Byerly, president of Stanley CSS North America and United Kingdom Direct, said the acquisitions will help strengthen the company’s position in the UK security market.

"The acquisition of these three companies in the United Kingdom continues our commitment to growing our global electronic security business. This acquisition gives us additional resources and greater customer density in the UK," said Byerly. "This acquisition fits well with our existing business and supports our strategy of global reach with a local touch for customers."