CSL Dualcom’s Simon Banks joins BAFE board
BAFE are pleased to announce that Simon Banks, Group Managing Director of CSL has been appointed to the quality approvals body’s Board of Directors.
For more than 30 years BAFE have been developing schemes for UKAS accredited Certification Bodies to assess and approve fire protection companies to support quality standards. Simon’s presence on the board will help to converge the common interests of the Fire and Security verticals and encourage greater skillsets via his involvement in the Apprentices for Fire & Security initiative.
“I am very pleased to be asked, and look forward to assisting BAFE with their mission of bringing more technological awareness to their registered companies.”
Douglas Barnett – Chairman of BAFE added:
“It is increasingly important that the quality of fire protection is fit for purpose and is installed and maintained by competent companies. Simon’s understanding of new technologies will help enhance the development of the fire solutions on offer.”
CSL’s solutions, platform and partnerships with Mobile Network Operators across Europe allow them to provide complete end-to-end connectivity solutions for Security, Fire, Health and other mission critical M2M applications.
CSL was founded in the UK in 1996 and today, the CSL Group are market leaders in providing M2M and IoT solutions in the Security and Health Sectors with operations in the UK, Ireland, Sweden and the Netherlands. After a successful management buy-out in 2006, led by Group CEO, Phil Hollett and Simon Banks, founder and Group Managing Director, the company established itself as a leading provider of dual signalling systems.
CSL pioneered the move from wired to wireless communication in the electronic security and Telehealthcare sectors with the introduction of the multi-network WorldSIM which provides maximum uptime. The company is now the trusted choice to provide the Critical Connectivity for over 350,000 M2M devices throughout Europe.