LINQ just took a majority shareholding in ERYS GROUP, the leading French Private Security Company which has in 2014 a 36% growth and a 20,22% of EBITDA.
Our family of companies provides integrated security, operations support, training, and post-conflict stabilisation services to meet the needs of governments, multinational corporations and international organisations worldwide.
Building on our core values of integrity, excellence and teamwork, we bring together experts from different countries to build a stronger offer, with all the critical capabilities, size and cultural awareness needed to operate in the most challenging environments.
LINQ was founded by successful entrepreneurs and security experts.
LINQ is headquartered in Brussels to combine expertise from different countries and cultures and facilitate access to European institutions.
We build our strength through acquisitions, mergers and business partnerships, developing synergies in support of a common vision: to be a trusted international defence and security group combining the expertise and cultural sensitivity of different national backgrounds, deploying tailored solutions and being able to operate in the most complex and high-threat environments.
LINQ companies operate in Europe, Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, and Asia.
A pragmatic entrepreneurial culture
A multidisciplinary team of professionals
A high added value international network
A long-term partner, with a 5 to 10 years investment horizon
An active majority shareholder
At LINQ, we share a strong ethical approach and remain steadfast to our core values of integrity, excellence and teamwork.
LINQ fully respects all national security policies and firewalls affecting its member companies and clients.
LINQ companies maintain the highest standards of compliance, quality and accountability, and support all relevant international codes of conduct and standards, including the International Code of Conduct for Private Security Companies, the United Nations Global Compact and the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights.
LINQ companies aim to be a trusted partner to their clients, their employees, and the communities in which they operate.
LINQ increases its capability by integrating companies that share a passion for excellence, innovation and cultural understanding, whose shareholders want to maximise value, and whose leaders recognise the importance of mutually beneficial collaboration.
In each investment, we seek to:
High revenue velocity
Ambitious, skilled and committed management teams
The LINQ leadership team includes acknowledged business and security experts and is supported by an advisory committee responsible for guiding strategy and overseeing ethical corporate governance.
LINQ is able to provide a comprehensive offer of defence and security services to governments, multinational corporations and international organisations in challenging environments worldwide.
LINQ focuses on four core segments:
Each entity operates independently, maintains its own brand and implements a distinct business strategy while cooperating and combining as necessary to deliver across markets and sectors.
If you would like to learn more about LINQ or discuss a potential investment in complete confidence, please contact:
LINQ CAP SA
Avenue Louise 489
1050 Brussels – Belgium
T. +32 2 893 78 82