G4S is part of Allied Universal®, a leading security and facility services company that provides proactive security services and cutting-edge smart technology to deliver tailored, integrated security solutions that allow clients to focus on their core business. Through a global workforce of approximately 800,000 people, we leverage best practices in communities all over the world. With revenues at approximately $20 billion, we are supported by efficient processes and systems that can only come with scale to help deliver our promise locally: keeping people safe so our communities can thrive.
G4S - Who we are
Our purposeOur purpose, vision, mission and values are core to shaping the culture of our organisation, helping to guide, unite, differentiate and sustain us. They are integral to everything we do.
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Social responsibilityAs a global leader in security and related services, corporate social responsibility is very important to G4S and it forms a key part of our strategy. We are trusted to care for some of the world’s most valuable assets and to ensure the safety, protection and welfare of people around the world, often in complex and demanding operating environments.
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Our HistoryWe support our knowledge of global security trends with a deep understanding of our customers’ unique needs. We have an enviable heritage with more than 100 years in the security industry.
Our BoardThe board leads the group's governance framework, setting broad strategic targets, monitoring progress, approving actions and ensuring appropriate controls are in place and operating effectively.
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Our Executive TeamG4S is managed through a functional and regional structure. The regional CEOs are members of the Group Executive team.
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Our EmployeesG4S, part of Allied Universal®, is a global business with operations in more than 80 countries. We employ more than 800,000 people, making us one of the world's largest private employers.
Our broad geographic reach
G4S has a unique global footprint with operations across more than 90 countries.
We have a truly global business with large established market positions in developed markets and outstanding positions in fast growing emerging markets.
Where we OperateG4S is a market leader and we provide a broad range of products and services in over 90 countries. This breadth provides us with a strong understanding and clear visibility of how security trends are evolving across the world. As part of the takeover, the G4S North America business now operates as Allied Universal®.
Allied UniversalG4S in an Allied Universal® company. In 2021, G4S, a London-based global security company, was acquired by Allied Universal, a leading security and facility services company that provides proactive security services and cutting-edge smart technology to deliver tailored, integrated security solutions.