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EMB Group acquires Ascentor

Tuesday 22nd August 2017

Leicester head-quartered EMB Group has acquired Ascentor, a leading Information Risk Management consultancy based in Gloucestershire.

Ascentor holds IASME gold status and has a range of significant customers in both the public and private sectors, including the Ministry of Defence. MD Dave James will continue to lead the business with fellow shareholders Paddy Keating and Steve Maddison remaining with the business as consultants.

EMB Group specialises in helping organisations of all sizes to become more effective, more efficient and more profitable, by providing market leading accreditation and risk management solutions, business improvement consultancy and through the delivery of a range of publicly funded programmes and is one of the Leicestershire’s rapidly growing businesses.

Stephen Smith, EMB Group’s Chief Executive said “We’re delighted to welcome the Ascentor team on board. We’re constantly expanding our portfolio of risk management services to keep pace with contemporary business needs and this development means that our cyber security offering will be first class. We’re firm believers that prevention is better than cure and through Ascentor we’ll be supporting businesses to take the often quite simple steps to protect themselves from the escalating risk of cyber-attack”


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