Alf Göransson Named New President and CEO for Securitas

Aug. 31, 2006
Economist with University of Gothenburg to take over Thomas Berglund's duties

The Board of Directors of Securitas AB has appointed Alf Göransson, 48, to become the new President and CEO of Securitas AB. He is currently President and CEO of NCC AB and will take up his new position at the latest March 5, 2007. Thomas Berglund will remain CEO and President of Securitas until Alf Göransson has started in his new position.

Alf Göransson, International economist from the University in Gothenburg, is CEO and President for NCC AB since 2001. He has previously been CEO of Svedala Industri AB 2000-2001, Business Area President in Cardo Rail 1998-2000 and CEO of the firm of contractors Swedish Rail Systems AB within the Scancem Group 1993-1998.

"Alf Göransson is a recognized and skilful business leader with broad experience from international business management. With Alf as the new President and CEO, Securitas will have an excellent successor to Thomas Berglund and we can now continue to develop Securitas with full strength", says Melker Schörling, Chairman of the Board in Securitas AB.

"As previously disclosed, the management teams are in place for the other businesses that are to be distributed to Securitas shareholders. Thus, we are now well positioned to take part in the ongoing expansion and consolidation of the security industry", ends Melker Schörling.