Our history

Since our establishment in 1976, we have developed whilst maintaining firm lines of action.

Main milestones

  • 1976: Incorporation of Prosegur – initially with services focussed on cash-in-transit.
  • 1977: We establish the activity of manned guarding, decided on implementing services in new markets.
  • 1980: We start our international expansion by opening a branch in Portugal.
  • 1983: The Prosegur Foundation starts its activity in the area of cultural and artistic promotion.
  • 1987: Prosegur debuts on the Madrid Stock Exchange.
  • 1992: We create our alarms division.
  • 1995: We start our activity in Latin America.
  • 2001: We celebrate our 25 anniversary and our arrival in France.
  • 2004: Helena Revoredo becomes Chairman of the company.
  • 2005: The Prosegur Foundation focusses its management and objectives towards social action.
  • 2008: Christian Gut is appointed Prosegur's Chief Executive Officer.
  • 2011: We start a new stage of internationalisation with our entrance into Asia (Singapore and India) and Germany.
  • 2012: We begin to provide security services in China and we consolidate our position in Brazil.
  • 2013: We successfully issue 5-year bonds to the value of EUR 500 million. We establish our activity in Australia.
  • 2014: We add Cybersecurity to our range of services.
  • 2016: We are celebrating Prosegur's 40th anniversary and the start of our activity in South Africa.
  • 2017: Prosegur Cash becomes listed on the Madrid Stock Exchange. Prosegur Cash carries out its first debt issue in the amount of 600 million Euros.
  • 2018: Prosegur begins its operations in Central America and the Philippines. Prosegur issues debt for an amount of 700 million Euros.