Securitas acquires security services company in Chile

Friday, April 01, 2011

  Securitas has acquired the security services company Seguricorp in Chile. Enterprise value is estimated to MSEK 144 (MCLP 10,733).

Seguricorp, with annual sales of approximately MSEK 304 (MCLP 22,680) and approximately 3,750 employees, has nationwide coverage in guarding services. The company has a strong position in the customer segment mining industry.

Securitas entered the Chilean security services market in 2008 and is today among the largest security services companies in Chile with approximately 4,000 employees. With the acquisition of Seguricorp, Securitas will be the market leader in security services in Chile.

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

This press release is also available at: www.securitas.com (http://www.securitas.com/)

Information:

Gisela Lindstrand, Senior Vice President Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, Securitas AB, phone +46 10 470 3011, mobile +46 70 287 8662, or email gisela.lindstrand@securitas.com Micaela Sjökvist, Head of Investor Relations, Securitas AB, mobile +46 76 116 7443, or email micaela.sjokvist@securitas.com (micaela.sjokvist@securitas.com)

  
Securitas is a knowledge leader in security, focusing on providing security solutions to fit each customer's needs in 45 countries in North America, Europe, Latin America, Middle East, Asia and Africa. Everywhere from small stores to airports, our 280,000 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 09.00 (CET) on April,1, 2011.

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