In collaboration with Securexpo East Africa, the Kenya OSPAs serve to acknowledge the infinite contributions that companies, initiatives, teams and individuals make to the security industry and wider community.  The awards recognise exceptional industry talent and innovation in different categories.

All those that have been selected were marked independently by the esteemed judging panel and all reached a score threshold – ensuring they represent the very best in the industry. The winners will be revealed at a Thought Leadership panel discussion and virtual awards ceremony on 8th December 2020.

The finalists are:

Outstanding In House Security Manager
Annette Kimitei – Senaca East Africa
Maj (rtd) Michael Kariuki – SAFARICOM
Tom Kipyegon – Kenya Nut Company Ltd

Outstanding Contract Security Company (Guarding)
Riley Falcon Security Services
Intercity Secure Homes
Senaca East Africa

Outstanding Security Training Initiative
Private Security Training Academy
Byron Adera Consultants Training Initiative

Outstanding Security Installer/Integrator
Spotted Anywhere
Bob Morgan Security Ltd
Senaca East Africa

Outstanding Female Security Professional
Sicily M. Gatiti – Kenya Coast Guard Service
Caroline Njuguna – National Police Service
Annette Kimitei – Senaca East Africa


Finalists will now go forward to the next phase of the competition and winners will be announced on 8th December at a virtual awards ceremony to take place as part of an online Thought Leadership Webinar organised in partnership with Securexpo East Africa. The webinar will begin with a panel discussion on “Learning the lessons from of Covid-19 around the world: assessing the implications for Kenya

Panellists:
Francis Shiyukah – Chief Executive Officer at Kenya Security Industry Association (KSIA)
Monicah Kimeu – Secretary General at Women In Safety Excellence (WISE)
Enock Alumasi Makanga – National Chairman of Prosak
Cosmas Mutava – Chairman of Protective Security Industry Association (PSIA)

The OSPAs would like to thank supporting associations ACISMP, ASIS International Kenya Chapter, KEPSOC, KSIA, PCAK, PSIA, WISE and their representative judges for their support in bringing the awards to Kenya. Thanks also go to media partners Fire Tribune Kenya and Secure Magazine Limited.