Nyati Security Solutions
was founded in 2008 and is located in East London in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa.
The Founder member, Patrick Stephenson
was educated at Selborne College in East London. He has 30 years of security experience, much of which was gained in the military
. In this time he has been awarded a numerous awards and decorations. He holds the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel and was appointed Officer Commanding a military unit for a period of 7 years. During this time he led the Unit to achieve the “best run” Unit in the Eastern Province and Border area for the last four years of his command, until all units were closed by legislation.
His firm grounding in the security industry was gained at Gray Security Services
in East London where he managed the largest corporate clients such as Daimler Chrysler
, Nestle, S.A. Breweries, Rehau Polymer
and S.A. Airways. A certificate received from SAA rated the site the best in the country in 2001.
He was appointed at Corporate Protection Services
as General Manager in 2005. He commenced duties with approximately 30 guards. Within two and a half years he grew the business to approximately 600 guards based in 24 different towns in 5 of the countries provinces. Clients include : Just On Cosmetics, Da Gama Textiles, the Jumbo Stores group, a number of schools, Venture, Otto
, Southern Star, Burmeisters (Fleet and Beacon Bay),
UTI Couriers and Crosscape Express Couriers.