BGIS Expands Further Into UK & Europe

LONDON January 10th, 2022 – Optimum Group Services is pleased to announce their official name change to BGIS Global Integrated Solutions Limited. 

After the acquisition in 2019, the BGIS Senior leadership team has worked closely with the UK team to ensure a smooth transition to the BGIS culture and values. Similar to Optimum’s values of Visibility, Responsiveness and Trust, the BGIS values encapsulate and expand these ideals through Unwavering Integrity, Passion for Innovation, Living Sustainability, Memorable Customer experience, and Team Member Engagement. 

“We have been very impressed with the Optimum business and, in particular, their people, culture and values,” said Gordon Hicks, CEO of BGIS. “BGIS has developed into a world class Integrated Facility Management Services business by always putting the interests of our customers and communities first, constantly innovating and searching for new opportunities to create value for all stakeholders and implementing sustainable operating practices that contribute to creating a better world.” added Mr. Hicks. 

BGIS Global Integrated Solutions UK will be led by President Gary Bullen. Appointed in December 2021, Gary will be leading the 350+ UK team, towards further expansion of BGIS. “I am very fortunate to have the opportunity work with Gord Hicks and the BGIS Leadership Team.” states Mr Bullen. “We are part of something incredibly exciting and this is a chance to excel in ways we never though possible. Before we were part of BGIS, now we are BGIS. This opportunity brings limitless chances for all our Team Members as we expand into Europe and beyond”.

About BGIS

BGIS is a global leader in the provision of facility management, project delivery, energy & sustainability, asset management, workplace advisory, and real estate services. With a combined team of more than 7,500 employees globally, BGIS relentlessly focuses on delivering innovative service solutions that create value for its clients. Globally, BGIS manages more than 35,000 facilities totalling more than 400 million square feet across several markets including Cloud Enterprise, Financial Services, Telecommunications, Government, Higher Education, Utilities, Oil & Gas, and Healthcare. In addition to managing a diverse portfolio of corporate offices, retail, colleges, hospitals, and industrial assets, BGIS is a world leader in the management of data centres and other critical environments. For more information about BGIS please visit www.bgis.com.

Media Inquiries

For BGIS Global:
Stefanie Suglio
Marketing and Communications, BGIS
[email protected]
+1 647-999-0219

For BGIS UK:
Megan O’Brien
Customer Solutions Managing Director

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+447713 367269

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