Securitas acquires security consulting company in the Netherlands

Monday, January 03, 2011

Securitas has acquired the security consulting company Interseco in the Netherlands. Enterprise value is estimated to MSEK 43 (MEUR 4.5).

Interseco, with annual sales of approximately MSEK 65 (MEUR 7) and approximately 50 employees, focuses on advising and assisting their customers to detect and gain control of crime risks. Interseco offers mainly four types of services: consultancy, investigation, security and training services.

The acquisition is consolidated in Securitas AB as of January 1, 2011.

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Information:

Micaela Sjökvist, Head of Investor Relations, Securitas AB, phone +46 10 470 3013, mobile +46 76 116 7443, or email micaela.sjokvist@securitas.com

Securitas is a knowledge leader in security. By focusing on providing security solutions to fit each customer's needs, Securitas has achieved sustainable growth and profitability in 40 countries in North America, Europe, Latin America, Middle East, Asia and Africa. Everywhere from small stores to airports, our 260,000 employees are making a difference.

Securitas AB discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 14.45 p.m. (CET) on January 3, 2011.

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