EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Maine-et-Loire; Pays de la Loire; Ouest
Location of affected unit(s): Angers


Sector: Administrative services
Administrative and support service activities
80.20 - Security systems service activities
Number Employed: 2800
Group: Securitas Direct

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-01-2020
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2020
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2020
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

The company Verisure has announced the recruitment of 100 new employees in 2020 with the goal of reaching 550 employees in 2024. The company, specialised in remote surveillance for private individuals and small professionals, is a subsidiary of Securitas Direct. It is recording a growth rate of 20% per year in terms of employees and sales according to the director of the Angers site. Over the past year, it has already recruited around 100 employees.

The group employs 17,000 people in total including 2,800 in France.