G4S Secure Solutions Iraq (SSI) is an integral part of G4S Risk Management, providing secure support services, ordnance management, risk consultancy, specialist training and integrated solutions in a range of complex, hostile or remote business environments. We develop long-term strategic partnerships with our clients, tailoring solutions to match changing requirements over time in developing situations. We are agile, adaptable and capable.
In Iraq, G4S has an unparalleled heritage, providing protective security, stabilisation and post-conflict reconstruction services to government and commercial organisations since 2003. We have been securing the Baghdad International Airport since 2010. We are a Blue Chip security provider operating in compliance with and often exceeding the needs of stringent international standards and Iraqi government legislation.
We are legally registered and licensed to operate by the Iraqi Ministry of Interior (MoI) and Ministry of Transport (MoT). Our PSC license was renewed in November 2017 and is valid for two years. Receipt of this licence is recognition of the very high standards of compliance maintained by G4S across Iraq in our operations. Our existing clients benefit from our deep understanding of the cultural and commercial complexities of operating here.
G4S employs nearly 2200 staff throughout Iraq, of whom 85% are local nationals. We actively train and develop our talented local employees, whose deep local knowledge and expertise is leveraged to pursue the right security solutions for our clients. We are fully committed to supporting economic development in Iraq and see ourselves as a long-term partner, offering world class solutions underpinned by our investment in local staff.
Iraq is a challenging but highly rewarding operating environment. We are ready and able to be your security partner of choice in Iraq, ensuring that your staff and assets remain safe and productive throughout the life of a project.