securex

A Legacy of Trust and Innovation

Since its inception in 1970, Securex has established itself as the leading security provider in East Africa, specializing in offering cutting-edge, technology-driven security solutions.
With our roots deeply planted in Kenya, where our headquarters resides, we have expanded our reach across multiple territories, including Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Ethiopia, and South Sudan. Our commitment to providing bespoke security solutions tailored to meet the diverse needs of all sectors has been the cornerstone of our operations.

A 5,000 strong workforce.

A presence in over 500 locations.

Operating from 7 offices across 4+ countries.

Partnerships with top NGOs worldwide.

A unified, diverse, and Kenyan-owned company.

Serving over 100 diplomats in the region.

Committed to societal well-being through CSR efforts.

Innovation-driven at every step.

Our Journey

From Humble Beginnings to a Security Powerhouse

1970

Inception

Securex began its journey with only four employees, laying the foundation as a leader in private investigations.

1980

Guard Services

Introduction of guard services, growing to a formidable force of over 6,000 personnel.

1992

Security Technology

Established ourselves as pioneers in technological security innovations in Kenya.

1996

Expansion to Uganda

Marked our first steps outside Kenya by launching guard services in Uganda, replicating our success.

2004

ISO Certification

Became the first security company in Kenya to achieve ISO certification, underscoring our commitment to quality and excellence.

2009

Mombasa Office

Opened our Mombasa office, offering advanced technical solutions.

2010

Club 100

Earned a spot among the Top 100 Mid-Sized Companies, highlighting our growth and impact.

2013

People's Choice Award

Honored as the best private security firm, recognizing our commitment to excellence.

2015

OHSAS Certification

Achieved OHSAS certification, becoming the first in Kenya, emphasizing our focus on occupational health and safety.

2020

50 Years of Excellence

Celebrated half a century of success, innovation, and leadership in security.

2021

Nairobi and Securex Soko

Introduced Facilities Management Solutions and launched Securex Soko, an online platform for affordable home security solutions.

2022

25 Years in Uganda

Celebrated a quarter-century of successful operations in Uganda, showcasing our enduring commitment and expansion.

Our Purpose

Creating freedom by making everyday life safer

From security to peace of mind, at Securex, our mission is your peace of mind. Everything we do emphasizes finding the best solution for your business and tailoring it to meet your needs.
Our ultimate goal is to instill peace of mind in our clients, prioritizing their safety and security above everything else. Our team of highly trained professionals, known as the Securex Heroes, embodies our core values, ensuring unparalleled service and unwavering protection for our clients and their assets. Trust in Securex to be your steadfast guardian, offering not just security but serenity and freedom.

Our Approach

  • Customized Security Solutions: We tailor our security solutions based on the specific needs and risk profile of each client, ensuring that every aspect of their security requirement is covered.
  • Threat and Risk Assessment: Our team of experts conduct comprehensive threat and risk assessments to identify potential vulnerabilities, and design security strategies accordingly.
  • Innovative Security Systems Design: We leverage the latest technology and intelligence to design innovative and comprehensive security systems that are best suited to your needs.
  • Quality Manpower: Our highly trained and experienced security personnel are capable of managing a range of security scenarios, ensuring peace of mind and safety for our clients.
  • State-of-the-art Technology Integration: We integrate advanced security technologies such as surveillance systems, access control, alarm systems and more into your security framework.
  • Physical and Digital Security Infrastructure: We build robust security infrastructures, both physical and digital, to ensure the protection of your people, property and information.
  • 24/7 Monitoring and Response: Our security operations are active 24/7, with real-time monitoring and rapid response capabilities to handle any security incidents.
  • Professional Security Management: Our team manages all aspects of security operations, ensuring smooth and uninterrupted protection.
  • Regular Operational Audits: We conduct regular audits of our security operations to ensure compliance with best practices and to identify areas for improvement.
  • Ongoing Training: We invest in continuous training and development of our security personnel to ensure they are equipped with the latest skills and knowledge.
  • System Maintenance and Upgrades: We offer regular maintenance and upgrades for all our security systems to ensure they are always at their most effective
  • Consistent Performance Evaluation: We undertake regular evaluations of our security systems and personnel to ensure the highest levels of performance are maintained.

Our values

We Are Family

Our foundation is built on strong family values, which have fueled our growth and propelled our advancement in the security industry. Like a family, we foster a sense of belonging and unity that goes beyond the workplace, strengthening our resolve to protect and serve.

Whatever It Takes

Our commitment to doing whatever it takes to ensure our client’s safety and satisfaction defines us. Our resolve, willingness to go the extra mile, and determination to face challenges head-on set us apart in the security industry.