Baker McKenzie has successfully acted for Securitas in acquiring leading electronic security company, Fredon Security.

Baker McKenzie lead partner, Lawrence Mendes stated: "We were delighted to act for our client, Securitas, in the acquisition of Fredon Security which further strengthens their delivery of electronic security services to clients. The acquisition should formally close in January 2020."

Securitas integrates technology, people and knowledge to offer protective services to customers all over the world.

Fredon Security was founded in 2012 as a division within Fredon Group, an Australian engineering and building services company. Fredon Security is specialised in high-end electronic security solutions including system design, engineering, installation, commissioning and maintenance. The company has approximately 110 employees with a strong footprint across Australia’s key geographical markets; Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane, Perth and Sydney, where it is headquartered.

Lawrence was assisted by a Baker McKenzie team comprising: Emily Hunter, Kat Schultz, Alanna Rennie, Steve Hardy, Toby Patten and Rowena Baer.

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