Our Vision

Home or Business. Family or Employees. We know how to keep it all safe.

We are not just Europe's leading provider of security solutions. We also provide of mind and safety for all of our clients. Ultimately it is what matters. That is what is at stake. At that it is why we pursue it every single day.

Quality In All Aspects

From the latest innovation in software to an understanding and caring advisor, QUALITY is in every aspect of what we do. We don't settle for "OK" or "that will do", because when it comes to feeling safe, there is no middle ground. Without that belief, we wouldn't be the company we are today.

This is Verisure Securitas Direct

About Our Technology

Innovation Center

To never fall behind, we always move ahead. Verisure Innovation Centre is where our experts research and develop the latest technology in security solutions for all of our clients. It takes dedication and a lot of hard work.

Messages & Testimonials

Hear it from our Employees

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Focus On Quality & Services

We control every stage of the value chain

In-house product and software design and development

Sales and installation

Local neighbourhood presence, support and prevention

Customer service and support, monitoring and verification

Customer  notification and control via mail, SMS, telephone, app

Alarm intervention by guard, police, emergency or other partner

Business Partners

Business Partners

To achieve our vision we partner with strong suppliers of security services. For instance ASSA ABLOY, which helps our clients control their digital locks via the Verisure app. If you want to partner with us, we would love to meet you.

Who We Are

This is Us

We are 9000 men and women who are dedicated to make you and our 2m other clients feel safe by delivering on our promises, being accountable performance driven and humble.

Group Management

Austin Lally

Group CEO / Chief Executive Officer

Luis Gil

President of Business Development & Expansion

Antonio Anguita

President of Iberia & Latin America

Olivier Allender

General Manager France, Belgium & Netherlands

Mattias Ringqvist

General Manager Sweden & Finland

Erwin Wieffering

Group CMO / Chief Marketing Officer

Matthias Hansen

Group CIO / Chief Information Officer

Benedict O'Halloran

Group CLO / Chief Legal Officer

Vincent Litrico

Group CFO / Chief Financial Officer

Marta Panzano Barbero

Group CHRO / Chief Human Resources Officer

Andrew Wells

Group CPSO / Chief Product & Service Officer

Andrew Wells

Group CPSO / Chief Product & Service Officer

Our Markets - Expansion in Europe

Verisure Securitas Direct is present in 14 countries, market leader in Europe and expanding fast. Not least in South America where Verisure is also available in Brazil, Chile and Peru. To this day the market involves more than 210m households in Europe alone.

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Our History

  • 1934

    Securitas

    Securitas, the company Verisure derives from, is founded in Helsingborg, Sweden.

  • 1988

    Securitas Direct is founded

    Securitas Direct is founded 1988 as a division within Securitas. The idea is to offer affordable home alarms of high standard, starting with the Swedish market.

  • 1991

    Expanding abroad

    Our geographic expansion starts by establishing operations in Norway.

  • 1996

    Adding solutions for small businesses

    We sell our first alarm solutions to small businesses.

  • 2000

    We're going wireless

    We introduce the first wireless alarm.

  • 2005

    Catching burglars on tape

    We launch video verification so the alarm centre can immediately verify the cause of an alarm and quickly take appropriate action.

  • 2006

    Listed on the stock exchange

    Securitas Direct becomes a stand-alone company and is listed on the stock exchange.

  • 2008

    EQT acquires Securitas Direct

    We de-list from the stock exchange.

  • 2009

    Verisure is born

    The Verisure concept is introduced as a product brand - a future-proof technology platform for home alarms and future services.

  • 2010

    Hola South America

    Verisure is introduced in Chile, the first of several South American markets for us. It’s also the starting point of profiling Verisure as a consumer brand.

  • 2011

    New Ownership

    Bain Capital and Hellman & Friedman become new owners of Verisure Holding

  • 2012

    1.5 million customers can't be wrong

    We break the 1.5 million customer barrier.

  • 2013

    Convenience and control

    Verisure expands its core business, professionally-monitored intrusion and fire alarms, to include smart, connected security services.

  • 2014

    European expansion

    We establish a presence in the UK and Italy.

  • 2015

    Two million customers - and counting

    In 2015 we were delighted to welcome our two millionth customer, further proof that our approach to protecting people and their property continues to resonate in many different countries.

  • 2016

    Customer led Innovation

    We are always listening & collecting input from you. Our customer led innovation creates opportunities and solutions to keep you, your family and employees better protected.