Barum Friend Security

About Us

Managing Director - Stephen Cooper

Steve grew up in North Devon. He set up Barum Security Services Ltd in Barnstaple in 1992 after working for a national security company where he was operations manager for Wales.

In 1997, Barum Security Services Ltd merged with the fire and alarms side of P.F Friend Ltd to become Barum Friend Security Ltd.

Director – Darren Smallridge

Darren is also local to North Devon. Originally he trained and qualified as an electrician before specialising in installing fire and intruder alarm systems.

Darren worked as an engineer with security company P.F.Friend Ltd before joining Barum Friend Security Ltd in 1997.

Darren now manages the alarms side of the business.

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Barum Friend Security Ltd holds SIA Approved Contractor status for the provision of security guarding and key holding services.