AGT International CEO to Present at Aspen Security Forum

Jun 28, 2010, 10:15 ET from AGT International

ASPEN, Colo., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- AGT International, one of the fastest growing security solutions companies in the world, will take part in the first annual Aspen Security Forum taking place on June 28-30 in Colorado. A privately-held firm with aggregate global sales in excess of $7 billion, AGT delivers advanced technology security systems and intelligence solutions, as well as management systems and environmental solutions, for governments and corporations through its group of companies operating on five continents.

The Aspen Security Forum will bring together top-level government officials, industry leaders and leading thinkers for two days of in-depth discussions to answer critical questions about America's preparedness for terrorism. Mati Kochavi, Founder and CEO, AGT International, will take part in a panel entitled "How prepared are we for the next 9/11?" moderated by former Deputy Director of the Office of Homeland Security, Admiral Abbot. Other speakers participating in the panel will include former senators Gary Hart and Jim Talent and former 9/11 Commission member Richard Ben-Veniste. 

About Mati Kochavi:

Mati Kochavi is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of AGT International, a privately-held group of companies that deliver advanced technology security systems and intelligence solutions, management systems and environmental solutions for governments and corporations around the World. AGT's solutions secure critical assets and infrastructure when faced with the threat of global crime and terrorism or the management of complex urban and cross-border environments.

Under Mr. Kochavi's leadership, AGT has become one of the fastest growing security solutions companies in the world, operating across five continents. AGT designs and delivers integrated security and public safety systems, and currently services multi-billion dollar contracts with governments worldwide.

Mr. Kochavi is a successful global entrepreneur and investor, having founded new enterprises in diverse industries across the world including computer software, telecommunications and technology management.

A committed philanthropist, Mr. Kochavi has provided significant support to a wide range of public interest and charitable initiatives internationally, including medical research and aid to disaster victims.  In 2000, he founded the Bridging the Rift Center, an international non-profit research initiative.

About AGT International:

One of the fastest growing security solutions company in the World with sales in excess of $7 billion, AGT International is a privately-held group of companies that provide high technology security systems and solutions, emergency response systems and urban management solutions globally.

AGT is the first truly integrated, truly global safety and security company. With its headquarters based in Zurich, Switzerland, and operations on 5 continents, the firm has built a diverse talent-bank of employees with a wide range of expertise in security and defense, intelligence, statistics, mathematics, engineering, computer science and information technology.


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