Protos Security, a managed services security guarding provider and portfolio company of Southfield Capital, has acquired MG Security Services.

MG Security Services is based in New York City and provides armed and unarmed security services, crisis management, fraud prevention, and private investigation services for real estate, hospitals, property management, education, and financial services clients. With this deal, Protos aims to continue its mission of providing differentiated security services to its customers. MG Security Service’s founder, Manny Gomez, will join Protos’ leadership team.

“MG Security Services is a highly reputable security and risk mitigation firm with unmatched experience and credentials. This acquisition greatly accelerates the growth of our organization and enhances our service offering in the NYC Metro area while also positioning us as the fourth largest security services provider nationally,” says Anthony Escamilla, CFO at Protos Security. “With an impressive roster of customers across many industries and an emphasis on client relations, the addition of MG Security Services to the Protos family makes us an attractive security services partner to clients across new verticals.”