Johnson Controls has acquired Vindex Systems, a successful systems integrator delivering intelligent business protection solutions, in a move which will further strengthen the global smart buildings specialist’s range of innovative and interconnected electronic security solutions designed to protect people, property and assets around the clock.
Delivering turnkey security solutions, including system planning and design through to implementation, installation, support and maintenance, Vindex Systems has built a reputation for outstanding technical capabilities. Delivering access control, CCTV and ANPR (automatic number plate recognition), Vindex Systems harnesses the latest technologies to support a range of high-profile UK customers across the banking, retail, healthcare, aerospace and commercial property sectors.
Commenting on the acquisition, Carl Hogg, General Manager, Integrated Security Solutions, Johnson Controls UK&I said: “We are excited to welcome Vindex Systems to the Johnson Controls family. This acquisition demonstrates the strengthening of our holistic security and safety services. With a long-established UK business with a strong reputation in security technology integration, Vindex Systems is led by a world-class team experienced in complex security integrations designed and delivered by service-focused experts and will extend our leadership in the segment and complement our strong service business in the region.”
Clive Talbot, CEO, Vindex Systems added: “Joining Johnson Controls is a pivotal step for our team, providing an opportunity to build our reputation and deliver outstanding service to even more customers across the UK. As the global leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, Johnson Controls represents the benchmark in next-generation building management. We are excited to bring our security expertise together and look forward to continued success.”
Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.