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Our Transactions

Over the past 30 years we have managed the sale of over 200 security companies. Below are overviews of our transactions for the past five years. Many of the transactions were not publicly announced; the ones announced through a press release can be found within the listings on our "World Transactions" page.

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May
Seller:

gategroup Holding AG, based in Kloten (Zürich), Switzerland, divested its Gate Safe subsidiary.  Gate Safe Inc. is a specialized service provider as all of its regulated services revolve solely around the aviation industry. With more than 800 employees, Gate Safe Inc. performs a variety of security solutions, including catering inspection, cargo screening, aircraft security, and access control, for 90 domestic and international customers at more than 30 airports across the United States.

Purchaser:

ICTS Europe S.A., part of the France-based Groupe Sofinord companies, is a provider of security services within the transport, public and private sectors for over 30 years. The company’s expertise, stemming from the early concepts of aviation security, has expanded to new high-risk, high-profile sectors such as maritime, high-tech and high-end corporate environments. With over 12,000 employees in 22 countries, ICTS Europe S.A. is able to cater to the needs of global clients, generating revenues of approx. EUR 450m.


 
May
Seller:

Not Publicly Announced

Large national contract security company operating in the U.S.

We provided the seller a fairness opinion in this transaction.

Purchaser:

Not Publicly Announced

Large international multi-service contract security company.


 
April
Seller:

Not Publicly Announced

Contract security company providing security officers to industrial and local government customers located throughout the southeastern areas of the U.S.

Purchaser:

Not Publicly Announced

Large international multi-service contract security company.