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A culture of safety first

is at the core of all our deliverables

About Bidvest Protea Coin

Our Executives & History

As part of the Bidvest Group, a listed company on the JSE, Bidvest Protea Coin conduct our business in a responsible, ethical, and fully compliant manner.  

We develop a unique suite of solutions that enables risk mitigation across all market sectors by combining the management experience and market research within the Group. 

All services and solutions incorporate a culture of safety first, at the core of all our deliverables. 

Executive management team

Industry leaders in providing security solutions. 

Costa Diavastos

Chief executive officer

Helen Yiga

Chief Financial Officer

Waal De Waal

Chief operating officer

Janet Bredell-Nyschens

Chief sales & marketing officer

Dolf Scheepers

Managing executive Guarding services

General Simon Mpembe

Managing executive Investigations & intelligence

Bino Fernades

Divisional executive Specialised services

Danie Jordaan

Managing executive Niche markets

Joe de Beer

Managing executive Mining security

Mabel Selepe

Key accounts director

Emile Grobler

Financial executive

Chris Laubcher

Human resources executive

Judith Parbhoo

General manager – finance Technology division

Stephan Scheepers

General Manager – Fleet

Anton Goosen

General manager – Finance

Lonel Seekola

Group Financial Manager - Transformation & Projects

Kallie Britz

National Labour Relations Manager

Zinzi Nkosi

National Recruitment Manager

“A leading provider of integrated
intelligence-driven risk management services” 

Our History

M
1974
Magnum Security established
M
1979
Coin Security Group was incorporated
M
1982
Protea Security was founded
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1989
The establishment of Shield Security
M
2002
Bidvest acquired Magnum Security later became Bidvest Magnum Security
M
2007
Protea Security & Coin Security Group joined forces to form Protea Coin Group
M
2013
Protea Coin Group was acquired by Bidvest Limited. Bidvest Protea Coin was formed

Our History

1974
Magnum Security established
1979
Coin Security Group was incorporated
1982
Protea Security was founded
1989
The establishment of Shield Security
2002
Bidvest acquired Magnum Security later became Bidvest Magnum Security
2007
Protea Security & Coin Security Group joined forces to form Protea Coin Group
2013
Protea Coin Group was acquired by Bidvest Limited. Bidvest Protea Coin was formed

Our history

1974
Magnum Security established
1979
Coin Security Group was incorporated
1982
Protea Security was founded
1989
The establishment of Shield Security
2002
Bidvest acquired Magnum Security later became Bidvest Magnum Security
2007
Protea Security & Coin Security Group joined forces to form Protea Coin Group
2013
Protea Coin Group was acquired by Bidvest Limited. Bidvest Protea Coin was formed
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