Strategic Priorities

Our strategy addresses the long-term positive demand for security and related services and our enduring strategic aim is to demonstrate the values and performance that makes G4S the company of choice for customers employees and shareholders.
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Our strategic priorities

    Growth Growth  

The combination of a growing integrated security business with an established global footprint and a unique and high-growth cash and payment technology business, strengthen the Group’s growth prospects overall and particularly in higher growth and higher margin technology revenue.

  • Continue to drive organic growth in core services
  • Accelerate growth in Risk Consulting and Security Technology Solutions
 Profibtability Profitability Part of the focus on improving profitability is focusing investment on higher margin/higher growth services such as our core integrated security solutions business and the further development of our rapidly growing Retail Technology Solutions business. 
  • Higher-value solutions to drive positive margin mix
  • Existing efficiency programme benefits 2020/21
  • Deliver new post-transaction efficiency programme: 2020/2021: incremental annual efficiencies: £15-20m
 profitability Financial discipline We have continued to focus on cash management, improving underlying operating cash flow by 8.8% in the year. 
  • Deliver free cash flow
  • Increase investment growth strategy
  • Dividend
 people and culture  People, Culture & Values With 558,000 G4S employees working around the world, the standards we set and the way in which colleagues conduct themselves are fundamental to the success of the Group and are underpinned by the way we attract, develop and engage with our people. 
  • Shape the way we work and how colleagues carry out their roles
  • Safe, ethical and sustainable performance
  • Goal of zero harm
For a full description of the group's strategic priorities visit our Online Integrated Report

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Our strategy addresses the

long-term positive demand for

security and related services

and our enduring strategic aim

is to demonstrate the values

and performance that makes

G4S the company of choice

for customers employees and

shareholders.

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Sustainability

Being a sustainable,
ethical business is
key to the ongoing
success of G4S.
G4S Integrated Report
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