Platform 4 Group Growth Plans On Track

Auckland based security company Platform 4 Group (P4G) has finalised its first tranche of acquisitions after attracting investment from Security and Intelligence Services (India) Ltd, through its Australian subsidiary, MSS Security (

P4G has acquired Triton Monitoring and Triton Patrols, both based in Christchurch, on the 1st of July 2019. Both companies have been operating under different ownership and combining the two businesses was an easy fit for P4G growth plans. 

The acquisition of a further Auckland based business is in progress to enhance P4G’s existing patrol operations in Auckland.

P4G Managing Director Aaron Colthurst says the acquisition strategy is well on track and will be rolled into next year to augment P4G’s national coverage.


“The acquisitions we have underway and those we are pursuing enable us to provide a full solution-based service to our customers and complement our strong organic growth,” Mr. Colthurst said.

“In addition to these purchases we are delighted to announce the appointment of Alan Young, formally of Cityguard, as our new Business Development Manager. Alan was the founding owner of Cityguard and was successful in growing a strong brand and service culture under his tenure.

“Alan brings a significant amount of experience in the security industry and will assist in the growth of P4G growth moving forward.”

For further information please contact Aaron Colthurst 021-664488

SIS Group To Partner With Platform 4 Group

A leading Auckland based security provider has attracted investment from globally recognised SIS Group via its Australian subsidiary, which includes MMS Security ( Platform 4 Group (P4G) has been actively looking for a strategic partnering opportunity to support its growth strategy in New Zealand.

 P4G is a leading provider of event services, patrols, monitoring and static guarding in the manufacturing, construction, hospitality and commercial sections throughout New Zealand.

 P4G Managing Director Aaron Colthurst says the deal is exciting news for the company’s 1,100 employees and over 500 customers.

“This new strategic partnership gives us the resources we need to support our planned growth and provide international expertise from a partner who shares our values and our focus on doing an exceptional job for our customers,” Mr Colthurst said.

 “Whilst SIS Group has acquired just over 50% shareholding in P4G, in a practical sense the existing operational structure will remain the same. I will continue in my role of Managing Director and it will be business as usual for our management team, with MSS and its parent SIS Group providing valuable financial and strategic support.

 “Alongside the financial support, there are many benefits of P4G being able to access MSS’s business intellectual property which support a wide range of industry sectors across Australia.

 “We are now in the enviable position to seek out further bolt-on acquisition opportunities, as part of our overall growth strategy, in addition to our organic growth”.

 “We are looking forward to a strong future in the New Zealand security industry with this global giant as our strategic partner,” Mr Colthurst said.

For further information please contact Aaron Colthurst 021-664488

Auckland Stadiums New Event Security Providers

Auckland Stadiums have announced that after a very extensive tender process they have selected Platform 4 Group as the new Event Security Provider to their three venues – Mt Smart, QBE and Western Springs Stadiums.

P4G will proudly partner with Regional Facilities Auckland to enhance the experience and enjoyment of the over 600,000 guests who attend events at their three Stadiums every year.


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