Showsec Founder Dies

Mick Upton, a pioneer in UK crowd management, has passed away.  

Mick Upton
– Mick Upton

“It is with great sadness that we hear of the passing of one of

Our thoughts are with his family at this sad time,” a Showsec statement read.

According to the company he helped build, “Mick was a pioneer in the crowd management industry, making it his life’s work to enhance standards for crowd safety and promote a professional approach to event security.

“Above all, he was a kind and caring man, always taking time to provide others with advice or encouragement to assist them in their careers or lives. A true gentleman, may he rest in peace.”