The global cash services and security specialists G4S is beginning to exercise its muscle in the regional FM space as it looks to gain a piece of the soft services pie. Mohamed predicts the company’s growth in the retail, education and healthcare. The firm is currently involved in several high profile FM contracts that include Dubai Airports, AWOK.com, Flydubai, Petrofac, Jollychic, Unikai and Arabtec — mainly providing helpers, office workers and other soft services staff.
Revenues for 2018-19 are little more than 10% up over the previous period last year as the firm canters towards the 1,000 employee mark in the aviation and FM side of the business. Mohamed also says that the biggest opportuntity over the next 12 months will lie with the Abu Dhabi Airports — Midfield Terminal to provide airport services.