Recognising the valuable contribution the security sector makes in protecting people, property and assets, the OSPAs showcase the very best organisations and individuals that the sector has to offer and acknowledges their considerable achievements.

For the second year in a row, an independent panel of judges have selected the 2021 finalists who will now go forward to the next phase of the competition.

The finalists are:

Outstanding Security Manager or Director
Major Boke – Jeff Hamilton Ltd
Annette Kimitei – Senaca East Africa
Benjamin Mossas – Securekenya Group Ltd
James Nicholl – Centum Investments Plc

Outstanding Contract Security Company (Guarding)
Blueline Kennels Ltd
Securkenya Group LTD
Senaca East Africa
SGA Security Kenya Ltd

Outstanding Security Training Initiative
Private Security Training Academy (PSTA)
Victory Security Africa Group Training 

Outstanding Female Security Professional
Annette Kimitei – Senaca East Africa
Sicily Muthoni Gatiti – Kenya Coast Guard Service
Teresah Muttayi – National Police Service
Bridget Murithi – Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) 

Outstanding Young Security Professional
Javas Macharia – Safaricom Plc
Simon Njuguna – Centum Investments Plc
Shahid Yakub – Moto Moto Africa Ltd

Winners will be revealed at a virtual awards ceremony on  26th August 2021 following a Security Thought Leadership Webinar organised in partnership with Securexpo East Africa on “Thinking about outstanding security in Kenya: what are the barriers to making further improvements?”. Registration for this event is now open.