“The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.” -Vince Lombardi
“Our mission is to provide unparalleled security and facilities management solutions to global clients by acquiring specialized knowledge, technical know-how through innovation, acquisition and retention.”
In today’s business world other than the growth, security and safety is what every company desire for and to serve the same Peregrine Guarding came into being. A flagship brand of the Tenon Group of Companies, Peregrine Guarding was incorporated in 1995 and is one of the leading security solution providers in India. It provides integrated security solutions in Physical Security, Electronic Security, Risk Assessment Consultancy, Executive Protection, Event Security and Remote Command Center. Established with a motto to keep an eye on the security of clients and their businesses, Peregrine Guarding is a brainchild of Major Manjit Rajain (Group Chairman), who has shaped the triumph of the company with the support of Brig Rajan Oberoi (Group CEO) and Vishnu Sultania (Group CFO).
A Brief on Tenon Group of Companies
Tenon Facilities Management Services offers an integrated solution for superior quality facilities services. The company aligns to its motto of “Services that Fit” and offers global standards of services at much optimized cost. Started with Peregrine Guarding in 1995, the group diversified in 2008 and came up with a facility in Property Management Company ‘Tenon’. “In a span of six years we have grown tremendously by becoming the fourth largest integrated Facility Management Services Company in India. Our clients include some of the world’s most respected blue chip companies.” Said Manjit.
In the same year of its foundation the company was listed in London Stock Exchange to raise money and a part of which was used to acquire a Mechanical & Electrical Engineering services Company called Rotopower. Subsequently last year they also set up an electronic Security business essentially mode of monitoring with IBM. Most recently they have acquired a facility in property management company in UK which is a quite a large company.
Experiencing ‘the success’
John Keats Had once said “Nothing ever becomes real till it is experienced”. The saying becomes true as Peregrine Guarding has lived in the real world of competition and has gained an experience of 20 long years. In the month of March 2015, the ISO 9001: 2008 and OHSAS certified company celebrated its 20th Anniversary and have excelled in the domain by having a client base of over 1800 customers and employee strength of over 42,000. Peregrine has the ability to offer services across the country and has won several accolades. In 2005 the company was awarded the Fastest Growing Manned Guarding Company.
Being Different in the domain
Since the group is operating two businesses, one is Security and another one is Facility in Property Management business. On the security side, they are probably the only security company which is Non Unionized and also have no political alignments. But most importantly what differentiate Peregrine Guarding from other and made it a market leader in 20 years is correct intake and training of people; finding the right people and training them. Second is Supervision. Third is Communication, divided into two sides first is communication between the management and its employees and second is between the company and their clients.
On the facility management side, the greatest differentiator is that they do not outsource anything. Starting from managing of service, housekeeping, ground transportation everything they do of their own to get a better control over the quality of services that they deliver
Array of products offered
Being adaptive to the latest technologies is what Peregrine Guarding strives for; they stay in touch with the global trends in security services and products to render best to their clients. Their product range includes:
Knowing the Key Executive
Manjit Rajain, Executive Chairman
A graduate from Punjab University, Manjit joined Army at 19 years of age. After giving his few years to Indian Army, he then joined police and has served in Jammu & Kashmir during the peak of terrorism. His interest in business pushed him to become an entrepreneur and being from defense and police background he thought of setting a security firm. In the year 1995 he came up with Peregrine Guarding which is now a mature company with 71 offices in India and overseas, 1800 client and around 45000 people on board. A successful entrepreneur, Manjit has received many awards and accolades individually and for his venture. A proud father, Manjit has motivated his sons to follow his path of entrepreneurship to an extent. “The elder one had joined me a year back; he is a graduate from New York University & post graduate from Yale University. Before coming to India he used to be a Banker. And the younger one is still pursuing his studies.” Said Manjit
Serving a vigorous client base
Since its inception, Peregrine Guarding has been serving esteemed clients across various industries such as IT / ITeS, BPO, Financial Services (specifically banking), Telecommunications, Retail; including prestigious malls of international repute, Hospitals & Healthcare, Export Oriented Units, Industrial / Manufacturing, Mining, Educational Institutions, Multiplexes and Cineplex’s, Residential Townships, especially luxury housing developments.
Plans for the days ahead
Carrying a vision of growth in all perspective, The Tenon Group has dreamt a strategic business expansion plan across Asia while having established its footprints in Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka and Singapore. Currently the Company is in the acquisition mode and would be analyzing and assessing opportunities in the M&A space. For future ahead they intend to establish themselves as the market leader in the integrated security and facility management space.