Gunnebo signs Memorandum of Understanding with Transguard and appoints new CFO
The MOU will allow the two companies to work more closely together on major Systems Integration projects in the UAE.
Gunnebo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Transguard, expert in security, facilities management, cash services and white-collar staffing in the UAE. The MOU will allow the two companies to work more closely together on major Systems Integration projects in the UAE.
In the last ten years, Gunnebo and Transguard has developed a close partnership within Cash Management Solutions where Transguard has embedded Gunnebo’s solutions for cash deposit into its Cash-In-Transit services to the retailers in Dubai. With this MOU, the partnership is taken to the next level, also including full system integration solutions to secure high-risk sites.
“Formalising our collaboration with Gunnebo will further strengthen our ability to offer the latest in innovative technology solutions to our customers,” says Dr. Abdulla Al Hashimi, Chief Executive Officer, Transguard Group. “We look forward to working closely with Gunnebo on a number of major Systems Integration projects, including perimeter intrusion, hostile vehicle mitigation, access control and physical security information management.”
“We are especially pleased to announce this MOU with Transguard Group, as their robust position in the UAE offers a unique growth proposition,” says Stefan Syrén, Gunnebo’s President and CEO. “We look forward to further developing this market with Transguard.”
Åke Bengtsson Appointed CFO of Gunnebo AB
Gunnebo also announces that Åke Bengtsson will take up the position as CFO of the Gunnebo Security Group 10th of February 2020.
He succeeds Susanne Larsson, who will leave the Group during February.
Åke Bengtsson has a broad experience from working in global, industrial manufacturing companies. Lately, he has worked in Haldex AB holding the position as President and CEO, and prior to that Group CFO.
”Åke will bring experience that is very valuable for Gunnebo’s change journey to become a customer focused, innovative and successful international Group within the security sector”, comments Stefan Syrén.
Åke Bengtsson will be a member of Gunnebo’s Group Executive Team.