About Executive Security

Leading the Irish Security Industry since 1979

About Us

Executive Security was set up in 1979 with a single idea in mind, to bring a new standard of commitment and expertise to the security business in Ireland.

We have held an Irish Security Industry Association Quality Certificate (No. A114) since 1987 and have been certified to the National Intruder Alarm Scheme I.S. EN 50131-1:2006, receiving the Irish Standard Mark Licence from the National Standards Authority of Ireland (Certificate No. IAS-1066) in 1993. We are licensed by the Private Security Authority (PSA Licence No. 00451). We also hold the Qualsec Gold Certification Mark under the ISIA Quality Assurance Scheme.

Executive Security is involved in the installation, ongoing maintenance and service of Integrated Access Control Systems, Perimeter Protection, Closed Circuit TV Systems, Intruder/Fire Alarm Systems and Security Consultancy. In addition, we are the sole agents for the Gunnebo Entrance Control Ltd Limited range of entrance control equipment.


Our Partners


After more than 50 years of product innovation, Gunnebo are a worldwide market leader in Entrance Control Solutions for several market segments including Finance, Pharmaceutical and the Commercial sectors. The range continues to expand and today includes external site-wide solutions for high value enterprises seeking a total solution to complex site visitor and employee control. Since 1990 Executive Security have been the sole Irish agent/dealer for the entire Gunnebo range of Entrance Control Systems with numerous successful installations in all sectors of the economy.


Wavestore is a UK based long established provider of cutting edge secure Linux based VMS solutions which range from their own embedded Servers and Appliances to fully integrated enterprise class solutions Software for insertion into OEM third party hardware. Wavestore remain the VMS of choice for those Clients seeking high-end heavy traffic secure open platform systems capable of integrating with multi-vendor systems creating a very secure and stable operating environment.


Vanderbilt International is a global leader in creating state-of-the-art security systems. For over 30 years, Vanderbilt has grown with the security industry, establishing a global reputation for designing and manufacturing respected, robust and integrated security products across all major market segments.

The products range from simple single-user systems to highly customised applications tailored to the changing needs of leading multi-national corporations. This flexibility gives them a vast customer base that includes Banking, Telecommunications, Finance, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Education, Legal, Accounting and Government.

The product range spans Intrusion Detection, Access Control and high definition IP Network Video Systems.

Axis Communications

Axis Communications were the original inventor of the modern IP Network Camera and pioneered the use of high definition (HD) Network Video Systems as a solution to the complex needs of Retailers and Industry. AXIS provide an all in one in-house solution to Clients requiring proven HD systems. AXIS manufacture Cameras and Network Video Recorders for every conceivable situation and continue to set the standard for integrated Audio/Video systems manageable by a single platform.


Avigilon are fast gaining a market leading position worldwide as one of the most innovative manufacturers in the ultra-high definition (UHD) CCTV Video marketplace with Camera definitions up to 29 Mega-Pixels for the Sports Arena markets. Avigilon Networked solutions provide very user friendly and effective large scale monitoring solutions especially in locations where an individual needs to be identified quickly among many thousands of people.



Dermot J Byrne

Managing Director & Sales

Dermot has worked in the Industry since the mid 1970’s with several multi-national firms.

His wealth of experience of specialist projects has been acknowledged by Consulting Engineers, Architects, etc., who have often sought his assistance in designing large integrated systems.

Dermot has specialised in the Network Video Surveillance (IP CCTV), Electronic Access Control systems and has also been involved in Entrance Control systems (Turnstiles) in some of the most prestigious sites in Ireland.

Bernadette Byrne

Financial Director

Bernadette has been with the company since 1979.

She is responsible for establishing and executing internal controls over the company’s accounting and financial procedures.

David Ryan

Service Manager

David has amassed many years’ experience in the Security Industry at all levels.

He is qualified in Industrial Electronic Servicing, Telecommunications Engineering and is also an accredited Network Engineering Technician having achieved CompTIA A+ and N+ certification.

David has contributed enormously to maintaining the standards of our service and engineering departments.