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Where we Operate

As part of the takeover, the G4S North America business now operates as Allied Universal®

G4S is a market leader and we provide a broad range of products and services in 90 countries. This breadth provides us with a strong understanding and clear visibility of how security trends are evolving across the world.
Map of countries where G4S operates

Explore the G4S regions


G4S is the largest provider of integrated security solutions in the region, with operations in 24 African countries. 

Our key customer sectors include mining, oil and gas, retail, energy, agriculture and financial services. 

Find out more about our operations in the region: 

Security Beyond Just Access Control in Mining and Heavy Industry (South Africa)

How G4S Became the Largest Courier in Kenya

Binding together technology and security at Bamburi Cement, Kenya

North America

Operating under Allied Universal® our North American business is the Group’s largest integrated security business.

Our key customer sectors include financial services, extractive, retail, government, embassies and manufacturing.

Find out more about our operations in the region: 

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How Smart Security Tech Saved a Research Institution 60,000 USD a Year

Miami Dolphins Stadium Keeps Fans Safe with Smart Security Tech

Europe & Middle East

In  Europe G4S has operations in the UK & Ireland, Denmark and Benelux, as well as operations in Southern and Eastern Europe.

In the Middle East G4S is the leading security provider, with operations in 11 countries.

Our key customer sectors in the region include automotive, energy, financial services, aerospace, defence, chemicals, biotechnology, food, aviation and retail.

Find out more about our operations in the region: 

Aalborg University, Europe’s Largest Access Control System

Protecting Chemicals at Synthomer’s Operational Centre in Czech Republic

Precision is the Future for Museum Security in Denmark

The Escape Plan: Land and Sea Evacuation in Lebanon

20 Million Safe Kilometres: G4S awarded by Basrah Gas Company

Asia Pacific

G4S is the leading security provider in the Asia region with operations in 16 countries.

Our Key customer sectors include banking, retail, manufacturing, government and energy.

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Off-airport Cargo Screening in Hong Kong

Indonesia Employees Awarded for Dramatic Flood Rescue


In South America, we have an extensive network of offices and more than 65,000 employees to support our local communities and customers.

Find out more about our operations in the region: 

Businesses Use Security Tech to Improve Operations Beyond Safety (Brazil)

Intelligence Gathering Keeps Shoppers Safe at Sao Paulo Mall