- Quality Assurance provider Intertek said Thursday it had acquired NTA Monitor, a network security and assurance services provider, based in the UK and Malaysia.

The acquisition of NTA is expected to bolster Intertek's presence in the UK security assurance and certification space.

NTA specialises in the providing penetration testing, compliance certifications, training and auditing solutions, helping organisations to minimise cyber security risks across their supply chains.

NTA employed 48 people across the UK and Malaysia and in 2017 generated revenues of circa £3.2m.

'We welcome NTA and its experts to Intertek and look forward to capturing the opportunities ahead whilst delivering a differentiated TQA Value Proposition to customers in this critical and high growth area of security,' said Andre Lacroix, Chief Executive Officer of Intertek.

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