Learn more about Admiral Security and our Team.

Established in 1992, we are proud to be one of the leading and most respected alarm installers in the South East of England.

We specialise in intruder alarms, CCTV and access control systems for all types of premises and provide a full design, installation and maintenance service. We are proud to carry the NSI Gold accreditation which requires us to work to the highest standards when completing security installations and maintaining security systems.

Each member of our friendly team has the experience and expertise to complete a comprehensive range of security services so you can always be assured of receiving the highest level of service and ongoing support from Admiral Security Systems. To find out more about us or to arrange your free survey and quotation, contact us today.

We cover a wide area in Surrey, Sussex & London including:

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Phil Burchell

Phil Burchell
Managing Director

Phil has been in the  security industry for 40 years working for many national companies. In 1992 Phil felt he could supply a better level of  service and support to customers than his employer and teamed up  with Paul Austin and another major player in  the industry to form Admiral Security Services. He is now  looking to lead the company through a period of sustained growth. Phil is married with 2 grown up children.

Andrew Austin
Director

Andrew has been in the security industry for the last 28 years. His passion is keeping abreast of the technological developments within the industry and is one of the best at specifying highly complex security solutions. Andrew is married with 2 girls and his interests outside work are cars, golf, swimming and watching films.

Andrew Austin
Neil Taylor

Neil Taylor
Sales & Marketing Director

Neil has worked in the security industry since 1995; before transitioning to installation sales, he headed up the UK Sales Operation for two of the market leading intruder manufacturers. In a previous life, Neil was a DJ in London and the South East for over 20 years. Neil is married with two boys and his hobbies include playing the drums with his oldest son, listening to music and following Arsenal FC.

Andrew Gerrard
Operations Director

Andy started work with Admiral as an apprentice. After completing his training he worked as an installer before moving across to the service team. He had a break from the industry for 5 years where he served as a Royal Marines Commando before returning to the company as an Engineering Manager where he was in charge of the day to day running and organisation of the engineers as well as project management of larger sites. Andy now heads up all operations at Admiral Security being promoted to Operations Director in 2015. Andy is married and his interests include golf, triathlon and endurance sports.

Andrew Gerrard
Paul Austin

Paul Austin
Sales Surveyor

Paul has over 40 years working experience in the security industry, starting as a systems installer before moving into sales where he has been a top salesman for more than 3 decades. He specialises in helping schools and public sector organisations to specify effective and sometimes complex security solutions. Paul is married with 3 children and 4 grandchildren and his interests are aircraft and TV documentaries.

Mark Thornhill
Sales Surveyor

Mark has worked in the security industry for 16 years. From college, he worked as an electrician before transitioning to alarm installation with Admiral Security in 2002, where he learnt the fundamentals of the trade. After 6 years at Admiral Security, he moved to a security sales role at a local company, before returning to us in March 2017 after seeing how the company has such positive outlook for its future expansion. Mark is married with 2 young children and enjoys spending time with his family, his friends and watching films.

Mark Thornhill
Christine Warren

Christine Warren
Administration

Christine has been working full time for Admiral for the past 16 years, predominantly typing quotations and specifications for sales, together with various secretarial duties. Christine is married with 2 ‘grown-up’ sons, likes gardening and has, for a number of years, been involved with The Scouting Movement at District level.

Fiona Byrne
Office Manager

Fiona has been with us for almost 18 years, starting as a part time Secretary when her children were small and going full time after a few years. Her role in the company has expanded over the years and she is now our Office Manager and Bookkeeper and an integral part of our team. Fiona is married with 3 children and is expecting her first grandchild soon. She enjoys reading, Zumba and days out with the family at National Trust sites.

Fiona Byrne

For professional alarm installers in West Sussex & Surrey,

call Admiral Security Systems on 01737 855 900