Meet the team – Dion Redelinghuys

Did you know that Our Head of Operations, Dion joined GUK back in 2006? He brought with him a wealth of experience in both corporate and retail security. Dion managed the Regent Street Portfolio in London’s West End on behalf of The Crown Estate. He compiled and implemented numerous security procedures against stringent guidelines. Dion


GUK launch bio-metric key management system

  2018 focused on re-investment for GUK.  The introduction of new bio-metric key cabinets for our mobile response division ensure improved audits, tracking, accountability and compliance.  The cabinets use fingers prints to identify pre-determined users access to isolated keys, maintaining ultimate levels of security at all times.  The benefits to our clients include:   Key


GUK successfully pass ISO 27001 audit

We are pleased to announce that GUK successfully passed our ISO 27001 audit with no non-conformities (a rare achievement for a first audit).  We are now ISO 27001 accredited. What is ISO 27001? ISO 27001 is the international standard which is recognised globally for managing risks to the security of information you hold. Certification to


Congratulations to our ILM graduates

GUK recognise that learning and development is key to ensuring our management team feel motivated and supported. Ten of our managers recently completed the ILM Level 4 Diploma in Leadership and Management. This is aimed at developing managers and allows them to successfully take on higher levels of responsibility within GUK. Modules covered throughout this


GUK once again reaches the top of the ACS scoring pyramid

GUK once again reaches the top of the ACS scoring pyramid with an outstanding score of 170 out of 174! We have consistently been in the top 1% of ACS security companies since the scheme’s inception 13 years ago, a clear testament to our continued commitment to quality and professionalism. Next, let’s see if we


GUK competed in the 5th Annual Back on Track Go Karting event

GUK competed in the 5th Annual Back on Track Go Karting event at the weekend. Our two teams took part in the three-hour endurance race to raise money for injured serviceman and women. Back on Track’s focus is in the field of skin injuries and events like this not only help to raise money for


GUK reduce carbon emissions by an amazing 13.3%

GUK are proud to announce that we have reduced our carbon emissions by an amazing 13.3%.  GUK’s commitment to reducing our carbon footprint is shown through our ISO 14001 status and the 100% score in our Achilles environmental audit. Our commitment to a greener tomorrow is evident.  GUK will continue to look at ways to


Congratulations to Jim King from Nelson Mandela Place

Congratulations to Jim King from Nelson Mandela Place in Glasgow who has been awarded an Exemplary Service Award.  Over the past 18 months Jim has shown his dedication and willingness to go above and beyond, by maintaining continuity through a challenging renovation of his buildings reception area.  A huge thank you to Jim King for


GUK support Back on Track at their Shamrock & Dragons Gala dinner

This was the second year GUK has supported this fantastic joint charity event for Back on Track and Irish Guards Benevolent Fund. Back on Track is one of our chosen supported charities due to the amazing work they do with ex-serviceman and women both with physical and mental injuries. The Irish Guards Benevolent Fund is