Case study

First City Care has been acquired by Tyco Holdings (UK) Limited

Tyco Holdings (UK) Limited (Tyco), the market leader in the global fire protection and security solutions, has acquired First City Care, the security solutions and safety equipment specialist, from Amberwell Holdings Limited. Financial details have not been disclosed.

Established in 1986, First City Care’s security solutions include the installation of access control, video surveillance, intruder alarms as well as related services including global support and monitoring. It is one of the very few specialist companies able to undertake installations across all three security areas. The firm has an excellent reputation for quality and superior workmanship and a very discerning client base, often having worked for its key clients since its foundation. The company has a particular strength and expertise in banking and financial services. It also draws clients from a broader range of sectors, including property services, media, law, government, pharmaceuticals and professional services.

Oaklins Cavendish, based in the UK, advised the seller in this transaction.

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James Ellis

United Kingdom


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