BW Security World OSPAs India 2023: Recognising Outstanding Performances in the Security Sector

The private security industry encapsulates a large unorganised sector that needs more attention from the governing authorities, and is also one of the biggest employer in the country. The public and private security is often debated to bridge the gap between the two and form a concrete base for India’s security.

However, despite the challenges, security leaders and organisations continue to take correct initiatives and are marching towards developing a better India.

Technology is reshaping the Indian private security industry among ongoing cybercrime, with the emergence of AI, machine learning, being the need of the hour in a digitally motivated world. The agencies are collectively focussing on building a safe and secure India by adapting to newer solutions and innovative measures.

BW Security World and OSPAs, acknowledged the outstanding performances of individuals and organisations who redefined and elevated the security systems by challenging the existing methods and providing relevant solutions to counter the emerging disputes.

The Methodology and Process

Over 120 nominations were received. Among these, 55 nominations were shortlisted and were then presented to the jury from respective associations. The final winners were decided by the jury members and jury chair Mr Raman Sidhu, each jury had an independent scoring system based on OSPAs guidelines.

Participants were judged on various parameters such as overall outstanding performance, individual impact on the security industry, value-added to the organisation, effective implementation of measures, initiatives taken, SWOT, performance and benefits.

The Jury

Mr. Raman Sidhu, Chairman, European Business Group, Dr. Annurag Batra, Chairman & Editor-in-Chief, Exchange4Media, BW Businessworld, Mr. Vikram Mahurkar, Vice Chairman, CAPSI, Capt. S B Tyagi, Chief Councillor, ICISSM, Mr. Anil Dhawan, Co Chairman of Homeland Security and Disaster Management Committee, ASSOCHAM, Lt. Col. Vijay Pal Singh, SM, Founding Leader, GACS Rajasthan Chapter, Mr. Harsh Wardhan, CEO, BW Security World, Col. Inderjeet Barara, DG, Cyber Security Association of India, Mr. Kalyan Bose, President, British Business Group, Col. (Dr) M.P. Sen (Retd), Director (Courses), IISSM, Mr. Narendra Singh, Centre Head – Centre for Corporate and Private Security Studies (CCPSS), RRU, Mr. Paul Devassy, Sr. Regional Vice President, ASIS International, Ms. Veena Gupta, Founder-President, WESS, Dr. Rajiv Mathur, Regional Advisor, Asia, OSPAs.

The Winners

S. No.




Outstanding Contract Security Company (Guarding)

Peregrine Guarding Private Limited


Outstanding Event/Crowd Management Security Team

G4S India Pvt. Ltd.


Outstanding New Security Product

Innspark Solutions Private Limited


Outstanding New Security Product

CP PLUS (Aditya Group)


Outstanding Security Team

Adani Wilmar Limited


Outstanding Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion Initiative

Hero MotoCorp Ltd.


Outstanding Risk Management Solution

MitKat Advisory


Outstanding Police/Law Enforcement Initiative

CP PLUS (Aditya Group)


Outstanding Security Training Initiative

Titan Company Ltd.


Outstanding Contract Security Manager/Director

Capt. Saurabh Dandona, VP, G4S India Pvt. Ltd.


Outstanding In-House Security Manager/Director

Col. Kanwal Kishore, SM, CPP, Head Security, Jio World Centre


Outstanding Investigator

Sagarika Chakraborty, Head, Global Investigations-Gulf and Africa, IIRIS


Outstanding Security Officer

Rajeev Bhadauria, Assistant Manager-Security, DoubleTree by Hilton Agra


Outstanding Female Security Professional

Archana Tripathy, CSO, Tata Steel Limited


Outstanding Young Security Professional

Cdr-At-Arms Aman Sharma, Sr Manager, Wipro Limited


Lifetime Achievement

Dr (Prof.) Vikram Singh, I.P.S (Retd.)

Chancellor, Noida International University, Greater Noida

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *