GTS helping fight online fraud

GTS Solutions has partnered with Swiss-based Lucy Security to offer free cybersecurity training designed to make businesses more resilient to fraudsters in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. The online course is being rolled out as an emergency response to the fall-out from the pandemic. With most businesses in the UK being forced to work […]

Board bolstered by two additions

GTS Solutions CIC has strengthened its management team with a brace of senior appointments as part of the company’s growth strategy. Roger Horam, a director with the European Development Innovation Network, has joined as a non-executive director with a focus on funding applications and tenders. He also has extensive experience as a project manager, from […]

Company support is key for Andrew

We continue our series of Question and Answer features with employees of GTS Solutions by asking Site Supervisor Andrew Wishart about his career. Name: Andrew Wishart Age: 51 Job title: Site Supervisor Tell us a little about yourself. Did you attend high school & college? I actually did all my schooling in Rhodesia, which is […]

Thomas grateful for his chance

We begin a series of Question and Answer features with employees of GTS Solutions by asking Castle Supervisor Thomas Burgess about his personal journey. Name: Thomas BurgessAge: 23Job title: Castle Supervisor Can you describe a little about your upbringing and background? I grew up in Edinburgh and left high school to start an apprenticeship as […]

Tracey’s pride at UK accolade

Recognition: Tracey Smith GTS Solutions’ Operations Director Tracey Smith has been named one of the country’s most inspiring business women. She was recognised for her work in the social enterprise sector with her inclusion in the Women in Social Enterprise 100 (WISE100) 2019 run by NatWest Social and Community Capital. WISE100 recognises the most inspiring […]

World first for GTS and Axis Communications

It’s a world first for GTS Solutions as the company partners with Axis Communications, the market leader in global video surveillance. Read how The Scotsman reported the big news. https://www.scotsman.com/business/edinburgh-private-security-provider-seals-social-enterprise-world-first-1-5046491

GTS signs global ground-breaking deal

GTS Solutions is proud to announce it is the first social enterprise to partner with global video surveillance specialists Axis Communications. The first deal of its kind in the world sees the only social enterprise operating in the UK’s private security industry become an official service provider to Axis, the market leader in network video […]

Pleased to provide Castle of Light protection

GTS Solutions was delighted to be chosen by Historic Environment Scotland to provide protection at the inaugural Castle of Light winter spectacular. For six weeks during the festive season – it started on Thursday, 14 November – Edinburgh Castle is treating guests to an evening of special animations never before seen in its 900-year history. […]

Tracey joins as first operations director

GTS Solutions CIC has appointed Tracey Smith as its first operations director. Ms Smith, 47, joins from London-based health and social care provider Lifeways where she was regional training manager for Scotland for the past two years. She joins fellow-directors Alistair Allan, Chris Thewlis and Lindsay Hamilton on the board of Britain’s only gold standard […]

Chris joins Policy Board of SBRC

The chief executive of GTS Solutions CIC, Chris Thewlis, has been appointed as a member of the Policy Board of the Scottish Business Resilience Centre. SBRC is a non-profit organisation, with close affiliation to Scottish Government, Police Scotland and The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and exists to help safeguard, support and protect Scottish businesses, […]