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Kingdom joins Worshipful Company of Security Professionals

imageKingdom is pleased to announce that Andrew Howe has been successful in his application to join the Worshipful Company of Security Professionals as a representative of Kingdom. Andy is employed by Kingdom as a security consultant, and previously served as a police officer in the Metropolitan Police Service, retiring at Superintendent rank after thirty two years service.

The Worshipful Company of Security Professionals is a well-respected and supportive Livery Company of the Lord Mayor and the City of London. Membership of the Company is drawn from the security industry in its widest sense and includes leading security professionals from the industrial and retail sectors, serving and retired members of the police and armed services, security consultants, academics, heads of security for corporate businesses, investigators and electronic surveillance practitioners.

Members of the Company benefit first and foremost by being able to give something back to the Security Profession and by supporting its educational and charitable works. They can also take advantage of the networking opportunities the Company’s events provide, by attending formal Company luncheons and dinners, sporting events and other informal gatherings where they will meet and socialise with like-minded people. They may become Freemen of the City of London and Liverymen of the Company.  Liverymen vote in the annual elections of the Lord Mayor and Sheriffs. For more information about the Worshipful Company of Security Professionals, please visit http://www.wcosp.com/.

As well as helping to promote Kingdom within the City of London and Central London as a whole, both among service users and amongst the security industry, Andy will be aiming to network with other security professionals, drawing on their knowledge and experience whilst sharing his in order to bring new benefits to Kingdom’s clients.

With a national network of regional support offices, Kingdom successfully manages thousands of service personnel specialising in security, cleaning and environmental protection. Established in 1993 and benchmarked by all the major UK quality accreditation bodies, Kingdom is a financially sound business with growth being achieved through a combination of outstanding performances, bold acquisitions and a team comprising some of the best people in the industry. Kingdom take a fresh approach to the support services market: adapting to the proliferation of new technologies and emerging security threats, whilst also offering our customers a leaner, smarter and more connected way of working.

For more information about Kingdom’s security services, please visit http://www.kingdom.co.uk/services/security-personnel/ or call 0845 051 7702.