Who we are....
Akita Group Ltd was formed In March 2008. Managing Director, Philip Williams has had a lengthy career in the security industry joining Securicor in 1970. Philip is experienced in all aspects of security having been Managing Director of the Danish based ISS Group UK operations; Securisystem, Operations Director for a medium sized company based in Norfolk. In 2004 he was offered the opportunity to become a major shareholder in Equinox as Executive Director, and then latterly as group Commercial Director. He was responsible for all matters including operations, fleet, procurement and financial aspects of the company.
Akita is very much a family business with Philip’s daughter Charlie having worked in the security industry since 2005. Charlie is Akita’s Financial Director and has an all-round knowledge of administration, quality (achieving ACS & ISO 9001) and health and safety and is extremely organized and motivated in her approach to Akita.
Akita Group Limited aim to provide all of our clients with the option to receive all support services they require from one innovative and effective supplier.
"To be recognised as an independent provider of security and related service's consistently providing an individual service to clients at an affordable cost but at the same time ensuring our employees are both respected and constantly feel part of the organisation."
Professional and Personal Integrity
To achieve this mission we must embrace the following values and work ethics within our organisation:
• Strive for quality and excellence in everything that we do
• Foster a "we can do" culture by working with commitment and enthusiasm
• Have a clear view of the high standards expected of us and strive to maintain them
• Take personal and team ownership for our work
As the Managing Director, I will ensure those who operate within the business understand this statement and how they contribute to its effective implementation and achievement.