About Global Security and Surveillance

Global Security and Surveillance (GSS) provides decades of expertise in the execution of complex security and surveillance programs with wide ranging and long term solutions to agencies and organizations in the regions and communities they serve and protect.

Whether you are a commercial port, a vessel traffic service, a federal agency or an ocean going vessel, GSS will provide you with the surveillance and security solutions to meet your mission needs. Whether you need a single installation or a fully integrated system, GSS have the experience and industry relationships to provide you with the best solution at a competitive cost.

For solutions and technology providers, GSS provides business development and marketing expertise with unmatched knowledge and experience gained over three decades. GSS has a proven track record of success in marketing sensors, cameras, and other high tech solutions to your customers. Our ability to reach federal agencies, foreign governments, domestic and foreign military, commercial ports and private end users creates unparalleled opportunities for our clients to expand their market share and sustain growth.


Our Leadership

Geoff Leighton, Principal

Geoff Leighton is a veteran of the security and surveillance markets with almost four decades of outstanding success in implementing high value solutions for end users and clients.

Prior to launching Global Security and Surveillance, Geoff joined Terma North America in 2012 to the present to advance their Business development activities specializing in Command, Control and Sensors with a heavy emphasis on coastal surveillance and VTS systems. In addition, Geoff was responsible for sales of shipboard naval radars and decoy systems along with Surface Movement Radars at commercial airports.

During his time at Terma North America, Geoff was instrumental in numerous projects resulting in significant sales and initiating many strategic partnerships with other providers and system integrators.

Prior to his role at Terma North America, Geoff was the Principal of Stuart International for 29 years. During these three decades, Geoff was instrumental in forming many USA/Offshore business partnerships resulting in penetration of the US market and placing clients in a competitive position. Clientele ranged from naval decoy launchers and decoy manufacturers to sensor manufacturers of many types and working with a variety of system integrators for a total turnkey solution.

Over the past decades Geoff has been very active in the Association of Old Crows, an electronic warfare organization where he served two consecutive terms as President of the AOC Capital Club and brought about several innovative ideas with regards to web sites and twinning activities with other Chapters. In 2013 Geoff was awarded the Tony Brees Lifetime Achievement Award, the third highest national award, for his services to the AOC.

In his spare time Geoff is a National Sporting Clays Association Level 2 shotgun instructor with over 1500 hours of instructor experience. He delights in introducing young people to the sport and has instructed hundreds of Boy Scouts in which he takes particular pride.