Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Martin Alvarez, president of G4S Latin America and the Caribbean, aims to increase focus on Mexico while Brazil remains the firm's top market in Latin America.
Armored car transit in Colombia, the second-largest G4S market in South America. (Photo: G4S)
Security firm G4S plans to expand in Brazil through more acquisitions.
BY JOACHIM BAMRUD
UK-based G4S, the world's biggest security-services provider, is planning to boost its Brazil business through further acquisitions.
“In Brazil, [we’ve] made some serious acquisitions in the last few years,” says Martin Alvarez, president of G4S Latin America and the Caribbean. “We’re [now] looking at additional companies to add to our portfolio.”
G4S plans to grow globally through acquisitions and Latin America is no exception, he says.
Brazil is ...
Keywords: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Venezuela