History

‘Apsaugos komanda’ is amongst the largest security companies in Lithuania and can boast its own traditions and long experience. The Company was founded on the 9th day of September 1994 and has been successfully operating for the seventeenth years already. This is a private security company, which started its business activities from guarding the objects by emergency response groups and technical means. 

The introduction of ‘Apsaugos komanda’ services provided Lithuanian consumers with an opportunity to reject the monopoly of the security services rendered by governmental institutions. It is September 1994 when the first object was connected to the Company’s control panel.

In August 1996, the Company started using new technologies based on radio communication monitoring, in this way assuring a better quality of security the property entrusted to the Company.  

In December 1996, the Company was the first who started rendering security services by assuming material responsibility for the property guarded. The Company’s civil responsibility has been insured by the largest in Lithuania insurance company ‘Lietuvos draudimas’. Should Company fail to fulfill its obligations, it indemnifies for the damage made through the Company’s fault.

In January 1997, the Police Department under the Inferior Ministry issued to the Company licence permitting to realize the armed guarding of habitation, movable property, and real estate of customers, personal security services, including bodyguard and protection services for natural persons against possible murderous assaults or other criminal attempts to maim, and to render cash services.

‘Apsaugos komanda’ Ltd. has been the member of the ‘Apsaugos verslo grupe’ (‘Safeguard Business Group’) since the 2nd day of July 1999.

In 2000, after increasing its authorized capital, the Company extended the geography of its services and established its subsidiaries in the following Lithuanian cities: Ðiauliai, Panevëþys, Alytus, and Utena.

In June 2001, the Klaipëda subsidiary was established.

In January 2003, the Kaunas subsidiary was established and took control over ‘Saugta’ Ltd. – the provider of security services.

In 2003, ‘Apsaugos komanda’ Ltd. took over ‘Asmens sargybinis’ Ltd. and in this way increased the number of customers and the services rendered.

In addition to this, in 2003, the Company started rendering the vehicle security & tracking services and ‘Extra Assistance’ services.

For the being time the geography of ‘Apsaugos komanda’ Ltd. business covers Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipeda, Siauliai, Panevezys, Alytus, Marijampole, Utena, Rokiskis, Druskininkai, Raseiniai, Trakai, Varena, Zarasai and other Lithuanian cities.

Due to cooperation with foreign partners, ‘Apsaugos komanda’ Ltd. services are available not only inside Lithuania (such services as cargo convoy EUROWATCH and ‘Extra Assistance’). 

In 2003, the Company implemented quality management system and was given the LST EN ISO 9001:2008 certificate – the proof issued by independent experts ensuring that the management and quality of the services rendered by ‘Apsaugos komanda’ Ltd. meet the requirements of international standards.

Many-years experience lets us to be rated amongst the most reliable and large security companies. For the being time the Company is in charge of security of over 30,000 objects. The Company’s sufficient financial resources allow using high technologies, up-to-date software and hardware. Qualified and reliable business operations have enabled ‘Apsaugos komanda’ Ltd. to have strong positions in the Lithuanian security market with increase in the number of customers.

Today, over 830 people work for the Company under the management of skilful and proficient managers.