KIBO Security Group has been acquired by Garda Sikring / EMK Capital


KIBO Security Group, a Danish full-service security specialist, has been sold to Garda Sikring / EMK Capital. KIBO focuses on customers where security is business critical and has established a leading position in the market for high-end security solutions. It supplies some of Denmark’s most demanding customers in terms of security solutions e.g., the Danish Armed Forces, the Danish Police, correctional facilities as well as key Danish infrastructure.

Oaklins’ team in Denmark was engaged as strategic and financial advisor by the owners of KIBO Security Group, comprising management and Executive Capital, a Danish private investment firm.

With Oaklins’ help, we have found the best possible new owner for the company. I’m certain it will be an exciting journey together with Garda Sikring and EMK Capital. LARS KRAMER, CEO & CO-OWNER – KIBO SECURITY GROUP

About KIBO

KIBO Security Group, headquartered in Denmark, has more than 50 years of experience providing security solutions to companies as well as public authorities and institutions. Main activities are the design, installation and servicing of mechanical security, electronic surveillance and mobile security solutions. The group employs about 160 employees, operating from four regional departments in Denmark.

KIBO is widely recognised as a 360° security partner providing integrated perimeter security solutions. With certified specialists, KIBO implements and maintains simple stand-alone security solutions as well as complex security systems. In addition, KIBO has a service department specialised in maintenance of all security solutions, including a 24/7 emergency service crew.

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About Garda Sikring / EMK Capital

Garda Sikring, headquartered in Norway, offers complete solutions within all areas from mobile to permanent safety solutions. In July 2023, Garda Sikring was acquired by EMK Capital, a private equity firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. KIBO reinforces Garda Sikring’s position as a leading provider of security solutions in the Nordics.

Read more about EMK Capital on the website

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Kim jespersen
Kim Harpøth Jespersen Copenhagen, Denmark
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Nicolai audon
Nicolai Audon Copenhagen, Denmark
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Johannes norgaard
Johannes Nørgaard Copenhagen, Denmark
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