News 15.05.24


Vigilance is delighted to announce its acquisition by Orbis Protect Group (Orbis), a UK leader in vacant property services, site security systems and lone worker protection.

This strategic venture extends the decade-long partnership with Orbis, enhancing the Group’s sector leading delivery of innovative security solutions and superior customer experiences.

Vigilance will remain a standalone business within Orbis, continuing to provide its unique, ESG-focussed and highly certified specialist security services to its loyal customer base.

The exceptional Vigilance senior management team led by CEO Seb MacKenzie-Wilson, COO Ed Mills and Commercial Director, Mark McDonald will remain in place.

Speaking of the acquisition Orbis CEO, Ben Howard announced:

“I’m delighted to welcome Vigilance into the Orbis family.

“The Vigilance team has built a highly successful, market leading business differentiated from traditional security firms by offering highly specialised blended security solutions like security in residence that are highly complementary to Orbis Group’s industry-leading technologies.

“Our blended solutions will combine potently to provide customers with services that are unique to the market, and completely aligned with our long-term growth strategy and vision.”

Vigilance CEO, Seb MacKenzie-Wilson commented:

“The team and I are thrilled to be joining Orbis for this next phase of the Vigilance journey, which we believe will be sector defining.

“Becoming part of the wider group is a unique opportunity for us to develop and sustain our ongoing evolution as security specialists, supplementing our market-leading licensed security and risk management products with enhanced technological and systems-based solutions.”

Mark McDonald, Vigilance commercial director added,

“Our commitment to delivering security with integrity is a founding pillar of this business. Shared values are central to our relationships with our customers, and infuse the long term partnerships that have sustained our growth over the past 15 years. This next chapter enables Vigilance to focus even more profoundly on our vision of supplying highly compliant technologically optimised professional security solutions that deliver unparalleled customer experiences.”


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