About Us


AGL is determined to be continuously innovative and bold in its vision for the future. We intend to focus, optimize and consolidate our core competencies and undertake prudent expansion. We constantly strive to enhance our skill set, broaden our knowledge with greater use of business intelligence tools and embrace modern technologies. We aim to identify emerging trends and realign our business as per market requirements.

It is our aspiration to double our revenues and net profits within the next five years. Moreover, we remain unwaveringly committed to maintaining our outstanding reputation and position as the leading security company of Pakistan with regional as well as national impact.

Mission Statement

Askari Guards Pvt Limited (AGL) is a subsidiary of the Army Welfare Trust (AWT) and undertakes business activities with the objective of earning profit for the welfare of families of shuhada, veterans and soldiers in uniform. In doing so, the company creates employment opportunities where possible for retired soldiers, while respecting and utilizing the value of experts who have the specialized skill set required in the corporate sector.



AGL pledges to maintain the highest standards of ethics and integrity while following best business practices.




  • AGL launched its operations in 1996 and is presently the largest security company in Pakistan. Recognized as the country’s leading security solutions provider, AGL has been the proud recipient of the Brand Icon Award for the last four consecutive years. AGL is a licensed, fully insured and branded private security company.

  • With regional, base and sub-base offices all across the country, AGL has government's approval to operate in all provinces of Pakistan.

  • Our wide ranging, comprehensive array of protective services includes the provision of security guards, close protection, escort protection services, event security, specialist consultancy services, Cash in Transit (CIT), home/residential security, technical security and a world-class Training School. We also provide retired elite Special Services Group (SSG) guards and have a Special Services Security Wing for the protection of vital installations and foreign dignitaries. The Special Security Services Wing is highly trained and equipped with automatic weapons and has been effectively deployed at energy sector projects, barrages, schools and other vital installations.

  • AGL has the proud distinction of being designated by the Ministry of Interior as a Model Security Company. The Ministry has directed all other private security companies across Pakistan to get training certification from AGL’s world-class Training School.

  • We are the only security company that has permission from the Government of Pakistan to use AK-47 automatic weapons anywhere in Pakistan. The Government has also officially authorized AGL to undertake joint ventures in China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Projects.

  • Our revenue is dedicated towards the contribution to the welfare of the families of Shuhada/ Disabled ex-Army soldiers.