Nemko Acquisition of System Sikkerhet Deepens Cybersecurity Platform

March 20, 2020 GMT

OSLO, Norway--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 20, 2020--

Nemko Group today announced the acquisition of System Sikkerhet AS, a leading provider of assessment and consultancy services within the fields of information technology and cybersecurity. In support of our growth strategy, we will continue to position ourselves as a one-stop service provider for product and system conformity assessment.

In the rapidly evolving digital world, Nemko continues to expand our digital footprint. The growth of digital networks and IoT drives demand for secure systems to mitigate the risk of breaches. By acquiring a well-respected security certification solutions provider, Nemko will continue to fulfill the growing need for prompt and cost-effective solutions.

Per Ove Øyberg, Nemko’s President and CEO commented: “As the cybersecurity regulatory landscape continues to take shape, Nemko will be at the forefront of innovative solutions to ensure our customers can meet the demand for appropriately certified and secure products.”


Lars Thoresen, System Sikkerhet’s CEO, stated: “We enthusiastically join Nemko with a similar customer-first style of business. Our combined services offerings will delight existing customers and attract new companies in need of comprehensive compliance solutions.”

System Sikkerhet is an ISO 17025 accredited firm located in Arendal, Norway. Founded in 1986, it is Norway’s oldest purebred information security consultancy businesses. The company offers security approval of classified communication systems, security advice on critical digital infrastructure, and Common Criteria evaluations. System Sikkerhet is one of two associate information security laboratories to the Norwegian National Security Authority’s certification scheme.

The Nemko Group offers testing, inspection, and certification services worldwide, mainly concerning products and systems, but also for machinery, installations, and personnel. Nemko reduces time to market through high-quality service and the highest international recognition. For more information about Nemko, please visit

About Nemko


Companies around the world trust Nemko to assess their products, systems, installations and personnel for conformity with relevant standards and regulations. Since 1933, we have ensured that our customers comply with requirements anywhere in the world. Our services include international approvals, product and system certifications, and product testing as well as pre-compliance. Through our offices, laboratories and extensive partner network in Asia, North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa we are able to serve our customers in a reliable, efficient and open manner. We provide local presence coupled with global knowledge.

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