Threat Level: Substantial 

Our Elite Security Team

Honesty

We are transparent and open with our clients & team members

Strong Work Ethic

We are prepared and are on standby for whatever may come

Communication

We understand the importance of a clear channel of communication with a culture of feedback

Teamwork

We take pride in our teamwork and recognise the value of supporting one another

Over the last 18 years Gurkha Security Services has grown from a small team to an elite group of security officers supporting businesses around the clock.

We understand the importance of having the right people for the right job. Each of our team member is a part of a unified network which allows us to provide the best service and drive us forward every day.  

Meet The Directors

Bishnu Bahadur Tamang

Director
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Hari Kumar Shrestha

Director
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Nabin Kumar Siwa

Director (Folkestone Branch)
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Meet The Business Development & Operations Team

Dil Kumar Rai

Senior Operations Manager
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Kevin Cope

Business Development Manager
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Jagat Baharut Thapa

Operations Manager
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Dipak Kumar Gurung

Operations Manager
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Nitin Swar

Scheduling Assistant and Operations Manager
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Un Bahadur Thapa

Operations Manager (Birmingham Branch)
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Kol Prasad Gurung

Night Operations Manager
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Gyan Bahadur Limbu

Operations Manager
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Prem Rana Magar

Night Operations Manager
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Ram Bahadur Tilija

Night Operations Manager
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Meet The Head Office Management Team

Rusa Shrestha

Payroll and HR Manager
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Shikha Rai

Course & HR Manager
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Aarati Shrestha

Training & HR Manager
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Subodh Gurung

Payroll Officer
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Suhit Shrestha

Finance Manager & Lead Tutor
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Asha Tamang

Marketing and Communications Manager
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Directors

Operations Team

Gyan Bahadur Limbu (Folkestone Operations Manager)

Un Thapa (Operarions Manager Midlands) 

Nitin Swar (Scheduling Assistant & Operations Manager)

Night Operations Team

Kol

Kol Gurung (Operations Manager)

Prem Rana Magar

Prem Rana Magar (Operations Manager) 

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Rama Tilija (Operations Manager)

Head Office Team

Rusa

Rusa Shrestha (Payroll Manager)

Subodh

Subodh Gurung (Payroll Officer) 

Subodh

Subodh Gurung (Payroll Officer)

Shikha

Shikha Rai (HR & Course Manager)

Our Mission & Standard​

Our mission is to be recognised as a trusted and champion security solution to protect clients’ interest and be able to achieve their strategic goals by delivering high quality services providing realistic and pragmatic security officers to deal with any potential criminal activities and excel our performance level even higher creating long-term sustainability.

In order to achieve our mission it is important to establish and maintain a good relationship with the customers and security officers, which generate trust and work in partnership for mutual benefit.

We always employ the best people through rigorous selection process and develop their competence, provide opportunities within, inspire them to live up to our values and demonstrate through our innovative and leading-edge approach to creating and delivering the right solution.

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Accreditations

Gurkha Security Services holds ACS status for the provision of Security Guarding
and Keyholding by the Security Industry Authority (SIA).

“The ACS Standard encompasses all aspects of a security provider’s operation. It takes a holistic view of how well an organisation is managed and an approved organisation must demonstrate to an independent assessor, on an annual basis, that it has met defined standards.”

Bishnu Bahadur Tamang

Meet Bishnu, the Military Mastermind Behind Gurkha Security Services!
 
With over 20 years of experience in the British Army, Royal Gurkha Rifles and Parachute Regiment, Bishnu has an unparalleled expertise in organising military activities. From market research to risk analysis, he has managed countless projects for his clients with exceptional results.
 
As the founder of Gurkha Security Services Ltd, Bishnu’s passion for quality and distinction is evident in every aspect of his work. His unyielding work ethic ensures that each client is prioritized, and the results speak for themselves.
 
With a proven ability to execute all aspects of physical security, Bishnu’s positive attitude and enthusiasm have been instilled in every member of his team. So, if you’re looking for top-notch security services, look no further than Gurkha Security Services.

Hari Kumar Shrestha

Meet Hari – a veteran of the British Army with over 23 years of service. As the Managing Director of our company, he brings a wealth of experience in management and administration, with exceptional skills in client relations, versatility, and enthusiasm.
 
Hari is the man in charge, ensuring overall control of management and finance. He’s been instrumental in developing our management and financial systems, maintaining stability and enhancing our performance. Compliance with all regulations and legislations is his top priority, making sure we meet the requirements of SIA and other relevant government agencies.
 
Working closely with all directors and management, Hari coordinates our operations and provides support as needed. He’s also involved in delivering in-house training to officers and potential officers, ensuring compliance with the Awarding Bodies’ requirements. Trust us, with Hari leading the Team, we’re in good hands!

Nabin Kumar Siwa

Meet Nabin, with over 24 years of military experience, Nabin is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to security. He’s a man of integrity who served in the Royal Gurkha Rifles, gaining invaluable experience in personnel and property security.
 
Now, as the manager of the Folkestone branch, Nabin coordinates operations and training for officers, ensuring that clients’ expectations are not just met, but exceeded. He’s a master of resourcing and managing security services for clients with diverse needs, and his wealth of experience is evident in his ability to deliver exceptional tutoring services.
 
Nabin also runs in-house company security training, ensuring that his team of officers are equipped with the skills they need to keep clients safe and secure. With Nabin at the helm, you can rest assured that your security needs are in good hands.

Dil Kumar Rai

Meet Dil, the ex-Gurkhas Major who’s now our Senior Operations Manager. With 32 years of service in the British Army under his belt, Dil is a passionate, adaptable, and highly motivated leader. He’s got the skills and experience to manage any situation, even in a crisis.
 
As our Senior Operations Manager, Dil is responsible for running the show. He coordinates assignments, manages manpower, oversees welfare, conducts training, and ensures quality control. Most importantly, he’s our go-to guy for client relationship management.
 
At Gurkha Security Services Ltd, Dil is the backbone of our operations. He thrives on the challenges his job presents every day. With Dil on board, you can rest assured that your security needs are in good hands.

Kevin Cope

Introducing Kev – the security guru you need to keep your business safe! With a vast amount of experience in the UK Manned Guarding Industry, he’s the go-to guy for tackling any security concern.

As our business development manager, he doesn’t offer a one-size-fits-all solution, with his knowledge, him and his team will consult with you to create a bespoke security plan that’s tailored to your unique needs. And with an operational view, you can trust that you’re getting the best protection possible.

Jagat Baharut Thapa

Meet Jagat, the Operations Manager of Gurkha Security Services (GSS) – a man with 19 years of exemplary service in the Armed Forces and 11 years of experience as a private security consultant. He’s a problem-solving guru with immense knowledge in man management and a keen eye for detail. Jagat is responsible for the day-to-day operations of GSS and reports directly to the Operations Director and Senior Operations Manager.

With his logical thinking and focus, he’s committed to fulfilling every task efficiently. If you’re looking for a reliable security solution, Jagat and his team at GSS have got you covered.

Dipak Kumar Gurung

Meet Dipak: He is a natural leader with a wealth of knowledge in the security sector. His management recognizes his influential personal traits, which reflect in the group’s performance and activities.
 
As an operations manager, Dipak’s excellent interpersonal skills and army background have helped him to excel in leadership, man management, and problem-solving.
 
Dipak undertakes his duties and responsibilities with dignity and integrity, earning him the respect of his peers and colleagues.
 
But Dipak’s talents don’t end there. He’s also a multi-skilled security course instructor who’s is dedicated to provide a comprehensive, interesting and knowledgeable security courses.

Nitin Swar

Meet Nitin: He became a part of our company in 2021 as a security officer responsible for overseeing several crucial sites. Recently, he transitioned into a permanent role within our operations department at the head office. Nitin possesses remarkable adaptability, organization, and technical prowess.

His resourcefulness proves to be quite valuable in overseeing scheduling and rota organization, and he plays a significant role in supporting the company’s day-to-day operations.

Un Bahadur Thapa

Meet Un, he is the Operations Manager for Gurkha Security Services in the Midlands, a role he’s held since 2012. With over two decades of service in the British Army under his belt, Un brings an unparalleled level of commitment, loyalty, and professionalism to his work.
 
As a skilled communicator, problem-solver, and organiser, Un has become a highly respected manager who sets the bar high for himself and his team. His extensive knowledge of security matters and physical fitness make him a valuable asset in any situation.
 
Whether working under pressure or tackling new challenges, Un approaches everything with a positive attitude, confidence, and determination.

Kol Prasad Gurung

From British Army veteran to bodyguard for China’s 3rd richest person, Kol has gained invaluable experience in handling emergencies, making high-quality decisions, and working under pressure. Now, with over 11 years of bodyguard experience, Kol manages over 250+ security officers as an Operations Manager at Gurkha Security Services.
 
His exceptional memory and organizational skills allow him to allocate security officers to their specific sites with ease, even in the face of unforeseeable last-minute situations. With an excellent relationship with all security officers and GSS staff, Kol ensures that well-trained security officers are provided to various GSS sites.
 
Kol’s impressive track record speaks for itself, making him an invaluable member of the Gurkha Security Services team.

Gyan Bahadur Limbu

Meet Gyan, a seasoned professional with a distinguished 26-year career in the British Army. His extensive military background has equipped him with exceptional leadership, strategic planning, and crisis management skills, making him an ideal fit for his current role as a Security Operations Manager at our Folkestone branch. With over a decade of experience in the security industry, 

Gyan has honed his expertise in operations and project management, consistently ensuring the safety and security of both personnel and assets. His dedication and strategic foresight have significantly enhanced our operational efficiencies and response capabilities, making him a valued member of our team. 

Gyan’s commitment to excellence and his ability to adapt and respond to complex security challenges exemplify the high standards we uphold in our security services.

Prem Bahadur Rana Magar

Prem is an ex army with 20 Years of service in the brigade of Gurkhas. He is reliable, smart and very competent.

He joined GSS in 2018 as a Night Control Manager, he is on call managing and resolving operational issues and is very solution focused. He also ensures the safety and welfare of our other security officers. He always leads with example especially to the younger officers. 

Ram Bahadur Tilija

Ram joined in British Army (Gurkha) in 1985 and served 18 exemplary years, retired as rank of sergeant. He has worked in the security industry for over 7 years as a Security Supervisor and 4 years as Security manager in East Africa.

Ram joined Gurkha Security Services in 2016 as a officer however his role has progressed to managerial position overseeing other staff members on the ground. He is  hard working, loyal and is an great addition to our team. 

Rusa Shrestha

Meet Rusa – the payroll mastermind and finance assistant at GSS! With her exceptional skills and friendly nature, Rusa has been an integral part of the team since 2018. She works closely with the finance director and operations team to ensure that everything under the payroll umbrella is in perfect order for the growing company.

Rusa is a motivated and versatile individual who can fit into any role with ease. Her professionalism and helpful demeanor create a fantastic working environment for everyone around her. Whether it’s working with HR or liaising with third-party vendors, Rusa is always on top of her game. 

Shikha Rai

Meet Shika – the unstoppable force behind our HR and Training team! Starting as a humble support role, she’s now our go-to for all things admin, training, and employee screening. With a keen eye for detail and a commitment to excellence, Shika ensures that all our staff are up to scratch with British Standard (BS 7858:2012).
 
But that’s not all – this multi-talented dynamo is also studying for her AAT Level 3, pursuing her dream of becoming an Accounting Technician. Her positive attitude, resourcefulness, and determination make her an invaluable asset to our team.

Aarati Shrestha

Meet Aarati – After successfully completing her university studies in musicianship, she embarked on her career journey as a receptionist in a bustling London clinic. Over time, her role evolved into a part-time managerial position, providing her with valuable experience and skills. This paved the way to her current role as Training & HR Manager at GSS.

Aarati is a dedicated team player, playing a pivotal role in our front-office operations at our Farnborough headquarters. Her exceptional communication and organisational abilities have proven to be invaluable assets, ensuring a warm welcome for all and the smooth execution of our HR processes.

Subodh Gurung

Meet Subodh: As a Financial and Administrative Specialist, he bring a robust educational background in ICT, Business Studies, History, and Sociology, accompanied by hands-on experience in web design, development, digital, and direct response marketing.

His career has led them to the dynamic energy industry sector, where they have held significant roles in web/IT, communications/marketing management, and leadership in various projects.

He excels in sales, and customer service/complaints management, and plays a key role in the training and onboarding of new staff. His primary responsibilities encompass creating and sending invoices promptly to clients and overseeing the payroll function, including wage and salary payments, national insurance, tax, and pension management. He is dedicated to ensuring the financial well-being and operational efficiency of the organization through the seamless management of invoices and payroll. 

Subodh’s mission is to contribute to the success and growth of the company by maintaining compliance, delivering quality service, and supporting the needs of clients and employees.

Suhit Shrestha

Meet Suhit – the dynamic and driven professional who always goes the extra mile to deliver high value results! With a keen eye for detail and enthusiasm, Suhit is a great asset to our team. He’s not just a hard worker, he’s also a passionate and creative individual who knows how to maintain a professional demeanor while keeping things friendly and fun.
 
Suhit’s got all the skills you need to succeed – from excellent interpersonal and communication skills to qualifications in Accounting & Finance BA (Hons), Sports Leadership, SAGE 50 Accounts, SAGE Payroll, First Aid Trainer, Level 3 Award for Deliveries of Physical Intervention Training within the Private Security Industry! Needless to say he is an integral part of GSS!
 

Asha Tamang

Meet Asha, the marketing maven who’s taking Gurkhas Security Services to new heights! With a degree in Business Studies and a wealth of B2B and B2C experience, Asha is the ultimate go-to for all things marketing.

Her passion and enthusiasm are contagious, and her creative and analytical approach is just what the company needs to stand out in an overcrowded industry. From branding to social media, Asha is deliberate in her quest to put Gurkhas Security Services on the map as one of the top security firms in the country.

Further accreditations and standards we work under:

  • Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) with score of 106 points (top 10% in 2020)
  • ISO9001: 2015 Quality Management Certification (6056-QMS)
  • ISO14001: 2015 Environmental Management System (6056-MES)
  • Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)
  • Safe Contractor Certificate number (S00219467)
  • Approved Training Centre BTEC Qualifications (Security Courses & CCTV Training Centre)
  • Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) Data protection
  • Employment LAW: HR and Employment consultancy (Peninsula)
  • BSI BS 7858: Security Screening and Vetting
  • BSI BS 7499: Static Guarding and Mobile Patrol Services
  • BSI BS 7984: Key Holding and Response Services
  • BSI BS 7960: Door Supervisions
  • BSI Risk Analysis & Security Surveying
  • Constructionline Certificate Number 149612