Akal Global is the umbrella organization of Akal Security and Coastal International Security. These entities share centralized support services such as accounting and finance, human resources, contract administration, information technology and logistics as well as corporate officers and executives.
Akal Security (Akal) was founded in 1980. Over the past the decades it has grown from a small local firm to one of the largest U.S. owned contract security companies in the United States. Started with a $1,200 loan from one of its founders, Akal has grown steadily by exceeding client expectations and remaining dedicated to service and employee development. Akal is one of America’s largest security personnel firms and one of the top 100 government contractors in America. Akal's commitment to serving our clients, employees and communities remains the foundation of the exceptional services our people provide every day, across the nation and around the world.
Akal’s core purpose and values guide the company’s actions and decisions and serve as the foundation on which Akal builds relationships with its clients, employees, and communities.
Today, Akal specializes in providing security for critical federal government facilities and state and local government agencies.
Akal’s highlights include:
Founded in South Carolina, Coastal International Security’s reputation quickly spread to Washington, D.C., across the nation and around the world. Today Coastal provides services the United States and twenty different nations. Coastal’s professional security officers protect the lives of employees and citizens, property, and national security interests worldwide and is the largest provider of contract security services to government throughout the National Capital Region (NCR).
Coastal provides strategic planning and security services to high-impact government agencies such as the Department of State, Department of Homeland Security, NASA, Department of Defense as well as commercial organizations. An American-owned and operated company offering a full spectrum of top-end security solutions at home and abroad, Coastal’s services are crucial to clients that need to know their interests are safely protected. Coastal is the strategic security partner of choice to agencies tasked with some of America’s most sensitive issues of defense and protection.