Tom Clarke has been appointed to head sales and marketing for the specialist electronic security arm of Securitas UK.
Clarke has over 15 years' industry experience, and has occupied senior roles at companies including Mitie, Contract Fire and Security and Reliance High Tech.
In his new role, Clarke will lead on sales development for Securitas UK’s dedicated electronic security function, which includes overseeing its business development, account management and marketing teams.
He has extensive knowledge of designing security solutions and managing relationships with national and European clients, particularly within the corporate sector, where the wider benefits of security solutions such as building usage and occupancy management play a significant part. He is also an authority on working in secure environments – including defence organisations, immigration centres and prisons.
Clarke said: “We see a fantastic opportunity to grow Securitas’s electronic security offering in the UK, sharing ideas with colleagues and constantly improving our solutions. With a highly experienced team and global brand behind us, we are committed to leading the way in the industry as a world class security technology partner for our clients."
Arthur Agnew, head of electronic security at Securitas UK said: “This is a key appointment for the electronic security division at a crucial time as we push forward with our primary objective of doubling sales by 2023. With a strong background in electronic security sales and marketing, Tom’s addition to Securitas will help us to accelerate our growth and improve the efficiency of our sales department.”
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