LGS Matrix Accredited by SAMI
Following a rigorous assessment process, global security solutions company LGS Matrix Limited have successfully achieved Security Association for the Maritime Industry (SAMI) STAGE 1 accreditation.
LGS Matrix Accredited by SAMI
We are pleased to announce that LGS Matrix Limited has successfully completed and passed STAGE 1 of the Security Association for the Maritime Industry (SAMI) accreditation process.
Membership of SAMI demonstrates LGS Matrix’s commitment to the highest standards within the maritime security industry, and our recognition of the importance of SAMI’s role in assisting the development and reputation of the sector.
Accreditation by SAMI confirms that LGS Matrix is a reputable organisation based on sound financial and managerial principals. STAGE 1 accreditation applies to the group’s maritime operations worldwide.
LGS Matrix CEO, Steve Hodson, said: “STAGE 1 certification proves that we are a reliable and credible organisation focused on delivering services of the highest possible standards. We value our reputation and recognise that to maintain it we have to guarantee that our clients receive maritime security services in a professional fashion and in accordance with international laws and conventions.”
Hodson added that: “We invest a considerable amount in choosing and training our operators so it’s a great satisfaction to see this recognised by SAMI. The accreditation process should be tied into a company’s due-diligence process when evaluating the services of a potential maritime security provider, by choosing a company that has been accredited by SAMI a part of this important process has already been answered.”
About LGS Matrix
LGS Matrix is a network of highly skilled consultants and independently owned and operated delivery companies that provide high quality security and other services to corporate and individual clients across the world.
With offices in the UK, Middle East, Asia and Africa, LGS Matrix provides expert professional services from maritime security, asset and personal security to facilities management.
Our consultants are former members of the British forces, most of whom have had specialist training as Royal Military Police Close Protection Officers, Royal Marines or Special Forces. Many are former military instructors and we are proud to have amongst our number those who were instrumental in the development of elements of close protection doctrine that continue to be taught in military circles today.
LGS Matrix has extensive experience in high threat environments such as Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Columbia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Haiti, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Sudan and Uganda.
Our security consultants have been employed as heads of security for Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) diplomatic missions, team leaders for European Union protection teams, project managers for corporate businesses and as managers in government organisations.
For further information, please contact:
LGS Matrix Limited
The Old Magistrates Court
19 South Street
T: +44 (0) 1472 851050
F: +44 (0) 1472 859842