The role of the Scutum Group’s leadership team is to focus on local value creation while maintaining a wider European-wide orientation, which ensures the development and manufacture of products aligned with regional customer needs. Our Executive team combine a solid expertise in the Safety & Security, Fire Protection and Electronic Security segments and work closely in the consistent implementation of our strategy, which has facilitated Scutum’s fast growth over last thirty years, supported our strategic pillars of: Trust, Innovation, internationalisation and Entrepreneurship, which will remain our priorities. These values support our business models in the digital age and are aligned with our vision of designing the future of Predictive Security and to shield the future of our Customers.

Franck Namy

CEO - SCUTUM GROUP

Franck Namy became the Scutum Group’s CEO in 1992 and has since then led the Group’s fast international expansion through a combination of organic growth and mergers and acquisitions of Safety & Defence, Fire Protection and Electronic Security companies. Franck Namy was nominated ‘Manager of the Year’ by Private Security Awards (2009) and continues to lead the Scutum Group into new heights across all of its core operations around Europe and internationally.

Thierry Babule

CEO - SCUTUM FRANCE

Experience: 26 years in the security sector.
Expertise: Business management, finance, production, mergers and acquisitions.

Stephane Baccetti

GROUP CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER

Experience: Alumnus from the ESCP Europe French Business School, with over 28 years of experience from Finance Auditor to CFO roles within mid-size and large multi-national firms with global responsibilities.
Expertise: Global and cross-regional knowledge to support profitable growth.

Steffen Bluhm

CEO - SCUTUM GERMANY

Experience: Over 30 years of experience within the international security and investigations industry with a strong business development acumen applied to senior roles as Managing Director and CEO.
Expertise: Graduated from Bundesverband Deutscher Sicherheitsberater BdSi and skilled in Security Consulting, Business Development, Mergers & Acquisition, Strategic Planning.

Pierre-Jacques Costedoat

CEO - RISK MANAGEMENT & PREVENTION BU

Experience: 41 years experience in high ranking Military positions such as Head of the Action Department, Director of Operations, Commander, Secretary-General of National Defence, Military Governor of Paris, Commander of the Land Forces of Ile-de-France and CEO within the private business sector.
Expertise: Safety & Security, risk management and prevention strategy and deployment.

Pascal Bray

GROUP MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS DIRECTOR

Experience: 17 years in senior and executive positions financial positions.
Expertise: Finance, business management, mergers and acquisitions.

Pascal Arthur Turchi

PASCAL ARTHUR TURCHI GROUP STRATEGY ADVISOR & CEO OF BENELUX SUBSIDIARIES

Experience: Global experience in the Telecommunications, Media and High-tech industries.
Expertise: Business strategy, smart cities, ecosystems development, artificial intelligence and cyber security.

Jean-Claude Gallois

MANAGING DIRECTOR - SAFETY & DEFENCE BU

Experience: 24 years experience in high ranking Officer at the French Special Forces Unit and International Divisions, and also in business senior positions in Europe.
Expertise: High-level Engineering & Technical services within Safety & Security, for the Nuclear, Aeronautics, Safety & Defence and Naval field.

James Faust

DIRECT PROCUREMENT DIRECTOR

Experience: 10 years in the Security industry, within global brands.
Expertise: Business, product development, big data warehouse, project, and supplier partnership management.

Gill Prates

GROUP MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

Experience: 16 years in the B2B segment in international senior roles within the manufacturing and technology industries.
Expertise: Marketing strategy, big data analytics, brand management and integrated communications in mergers in acquisitions.

Franck Pavero

CEO - CYBER DEFENSE BU

Experience: Over 20 years experience in the Governmental and private security of critical systems and networks.
Expertise: Security services against cybercrime, digital fraud and economic security.

Christopher Holland

CEO - SCUTUM UK

Experience: 29 years’ experience in senior positions at Board level within Retail Security, Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery and Corporate Security.
Expertise: Business management, risk management, mergers and acquisitions.

Christophe Pourcenoux

HR DIRECTOR - EUROPE

Experience: Over 16 years in the Electronic Security industry with international responsibilities within large firms.
Expertise: Human Resources Management, employee engagement and high-performance performance training.

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