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London, United Kingdom, 2013/07/15 - Vero Screening Ltd, leading UK provider of background screening and criminal record checking services acquires Vet Your Staff, specialist in security industry employee screening - VeroScreening.com.
Vero Screening Ltd today announced that it has acquired the business of Vet Your Staff creating the UK’s leading independent employee background screening company.
The acquisition extends Vero Screening's service offering with the addition of Vet Your Staff's ('VYS') established background checking practice to Security Industry standards; BS7858, ISO27001, BPSS, as well as UK Aviation security standards.
• "Through the merging of VYS into Vero Screening we create a background screening company with specific screening expertise in the widest range of industry sectors able to verify the credentials of all types of employee in the UK and Internationally.
The combined organisations will enjoy the major benefits of Vero’s industry leading technology platform ‘VeroLive’.
• We also anticipate significant service benefits to our clients through sharing expertise and know-how”, said Rupert Emson, CEO of Vero Screening Ltd.
"The combined entity will employ almost 60 full time background screening professionals combining Vet Your Staff's accreditations and expertise in security industry clearances with Vero Screening's international capabilities, advanced technical platform and innovative approach to managing screening processes", said Graham Johnson, Managing Director of Vet Your Staff.
• “We are excited about the complementary benefit this brings to our combined business, a valuable step towards realising our goal of delivering the best background screening service in the industry," said Rupert Emson.
About Vet Your Staff (‘VYS’)
VYS has been supplying screening services to the Security, Airport Airside and Banking industries for many years. Having attained a number of high level accreditations, VYS are known for their absolute focus on service and have become a recognised specialist particularly in managing sensitive screenings in accordance with their ISO 27001, and National Security Inspectorate accreditations.
About Vero Screening Ltd
Founded in early 2006, Vero's three Executive Directors (veroscreening.com) have aggregated almost 50 yrs experience within the industry, latterly with Kroll.
The goal was to take their accumulated knowledge and expertise to build a company capable of advancing background screening, placing greater emphasis on client relationship management and blending sophisticated technology with the intuitive and personalised approach of highly skilled analysts. Today Vero has grown to be recognised as one of the UK’s leading independent background screening providers.