Sector: Services
Country: Sweden
Fund: EQT V
Entry: Mar 2008
Exit: Sep 2011

EQT V bought Securitas Direct in 2008.

Securitas Direct is the leading alarm monitoring company in Europe offering subscription based high-quality security services based on its technology leadership within alarm products to homes and small businesses. Serves more than 1.3 million customers in ten countries and is divided into two business segments; North (Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Belgium and the Netherlands) and South (Spain, Portugal, France and Chile).

In 2011 EQT V sold Securitas Direct to Bain Capital and Hellman Friedman

Key events during EQT’s ownership