Governance

Advanced Security's parent company TPT Group Holdings is governed by three directors all based locally in New Zealand.

The Group is committed to sound corporate governance that will ensure the company operates as efficiently as possible while providing the appropriate level of accountability and transparency. The Board guides strategic direction and context and focuses on issues critical for the businesses successful execution.

The Board delegates management of the day-to-day affairs of the company to the Executive Team under the leadership of the Group Chief Executive Officer to deliver the strategic direction and goals determined by the Board.

Mike Marr - Managing Director & Group CEO

Mike is the founder and owner of TPT Group and holds Executive Director roles within the Group and independent director roles outside.  He holds qualifications in electrical trade, electrotechnology, an Advanced Dip.Business, Dip.Management, Dip.Integrated Risk Management and a Dip.Project Management.   In 2017 he was one of two Global recipients of the Beta Gamma Sigma Medallion of Entrepreneurship (the first recipient to be awarded the honour outside of the USA) while in 2014 he was a finalist in the prestigious EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards for NZ.  He was also recognised by Entrepreneur’s Organisation in 2011 with the ‘Mark A Mark’ award.  Mike is a Board Member of several New Zealand Not For Profit organisations including being the Chairman of The Runway Foundation and is the CEO of TPT Group Holdings NZ.

Graeme Hansen - Independent Chair

Graeme was the Managing Director of Barclays Private Banking globally and also held CEO roles for Barclays in Canada, Australia and New Zealand, spanning 13 years.  He has been CEO of both the New Zealand Racing Board and Public Trust in New Zealand.  In addition to TPT Group company roles, he also chairs other private entrepreneurial firms. His previous governance roles include independent directorships for The Warehouse Group Financial Services, PGGW Finance, the NZ Spinal Trust and Toronto East General Hospital.

Brendan Wood - Independent Director

Brendan is a highly regarded New Zealand commercial lawyer residing in Auckland with Daniel Overton & Goulding. Brendan specialises in acquisitions, commerical law and commericial property. He also holds various Independent Trustee roles as well as Independent Director roles. One of his current roles includes being a Independent Director of listed company Just Water International.

Latest awards

Advanced Security announced as the Gallagher Top Channel Partner for NZ 2019

Advanced Security has been announced as the 2019 Gallagher Top Channel Partner for New Zealand.  This is a significant achievement and the 5th time the business has been named as the overall top Channel Partner.

Avanced Security is truly proud of this recognition and it recognises the position the business has in the New Zealand market.

In acknowledging Advanced Security’s performance, Justin Miller, Sales Manager NZ & Pacific Islands said “Capping off stellar growth of the Gallagher NZ Security business we are delighted to announce Advanced Security was the Top Performing Gallagher Channel Partner for FY19. Well done to the Advanced Security team”.

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Latest news

Advanced Security Group has been appointed as an Avigilon Enterprise Certified Solutions Provider for NZ

Advanced Security Group are about securing and positioning our clients for the future.

In this regard, we highly value the deep relationships with have with our supply and manufacturing partners, to understand the innovations and developments that are on the horizon.

To this end, we are pleased to announce Advanced Security Group has been appointed as an Avigilon Enterprise Certified Solutions Provider in recognition of our commitment to the Avigilon CCTV range of products.

Avigilon are a world leading Video Surveillance and Analytics Vendor, with manufacturing based in North America.  In 2018 Avigilon was acquired by Motorola enabling both parties to enhance their portfolios and combine to create End-to-End Communications, Video Analysis and Real Time management of public safety and commercial workflows.

The agreement with Avigilon allows for a closer relationship with us, however, Advanced Security will also utilise the local supply chain to ensure the best support and purchasing.

Advanced Security is a leading corporate and government sector, electronic security integrator, providing access control, intruder detection, CCTV, cloud, and a range of innovative products and solutions.  The group has 17 offices across New Zealand to provide nationwide support and service.

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