Our Mission

Specialising in cost-effective, no-compromise security solutions

Our dynamic approach

Staying one step ahead of constantly changing security challenges

Effective crime prevention measures today may not be equally effective tomorrow. This is why we pro-actively monitor crime trends and developments and determine their potential impact on our clients. Where necessary, we then audit and review their security protocols and suggest the appropriate mitigation measures.

Our priority, always, is to ensure the ongoing safety of our clients’ people, businesses and assets.

Mandlalele Leonard Mhinga
Icon Board Chairman

26 Years of trusted security service

Est. in 1994

The Icon team

We believe that the best people deliver the best service
Most of our staff have been with us for an average of 15 years, setting us apart in an industry where high turnover is the norm.
Nqobile Mazibuko
Human Resources Manager
“Icon is no longer a company to me but a family”
Part of the Icon team since 2005
Fanny Mayekiso
Security Manager
“When I joined Icon Security my aim was to become a top manager”
Part of the Icon team since 1998
Joseph Moseme
Security Manager
“I started as a security guard and Icon helped me move to my current position”

Part of the Icon team since 2006

Prabashni Pillay
Financial Manager
“Pursuing excellence is not a once-off event at Icon, it is a way of life”

Part of the Icon team since 2003

Altus Muller
Managing Director
“We’re a security company and so much more, because we offer a total security solution”
Established Icon in 1994

Our client offering is as much about our staff as it is about the security services, solutions and equipment we provide.

We prioritise promoting from within, which helps to build dedication and commitment.
All our security officers are registered with the Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority (PSIRA).


Our BEE credentials & accreditations

We are a proudly transformed South African company
We have had a 51% BEE shareholding since 1996 and have achieved level 2 BEE compliance.
Our external accreditations underpin our commitment to quality and excellence.