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Management changes in Securitas European division

Magnus Ahlqvist, new President and CEO of Securitas AB as of March 2018, will during 2018 keep the position as Divisional President of Security Services Europe. Henrik Zetterberg has been appointed COO for the division with focus on Northern Europe. Aimé Lyagre continues as COO and CTO with expanded responsibilities for countries in Western Europe.

10 November 2017 13:00

As communicated on August 13, 2017, Magnus Ahlqvist has been appointed new President and CEO of Securitas AB, replacing Alf Göransson. Magnus Ahlqvist will take up his new position in March 2018. During 2018, Magnus Ahlqvist will keep his current position as Divisional President of Security Services Europe, to ensure a solid recruitment process of a new Divisional President for the European business.

Henrik Zetterberg, Securitas General Counsel, has been appointed COO for Security Services Europe with focus on Northern Europe. Henrik Zetterberg joined Securitas in 2014. Previously, he worked for Assa Abloy, as part of Group Legal and within Assa Abloy’s divisions.

Aimé Lyagre and Henrik Zetterberg will support Magnus Ahlqvist in managing the business in the 26 countries where Securitas has operations in Europe. Henrik Zetterberg and Aimé Lyagre will continue to be members of Securitas Group Management.

A recruitment process for a new General Counsel of Securitas has been initiated.

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Information: Gisela Lindstrand, Senior Vice President Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, Securitas AB, mobile +46 70 287 8662, or email

Securitas is a global knowledge leader in security. We base our protective services on customer-specific needs through different combinations of on-site, mobile and remote guarding, electronic security, fire and safety and corporate risk management. Everywhere from small stores to airports, our 335 000 employees are making a difference.

This is information that Securitas AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 13.00 (CET) on November 10, 2017.

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