Allied Universal is an American provider of security systems and services; janitorial services; and staffing. The company was formed in 2016 by the merger of Santa Ana, California-based security and janitorial services company Universal Services of America, and Conshohocken, Pennsylvania-based security firm AlliedBarton Security Services. The combined company is reportedly the largest provider of security guards in the United States, with 140,000 trained officers between the two companies at the time of the merger.
In December 2020, Allied Universal extended a $5.1 Billion takeover offer for British security firm G4S, which if successful, would create a combined company reportedly employing more than 750,000 people globally with revenues of more than $18 Billion USD.
The company is headquartered in Santa Ana, California.
Highest paying job titles at Allied Universal include Business Development Manager, Tax Manager, and Vice President, Corporate Counsel