United American Security is led by a dynamic, energetic, team of experienced security professionals.
Chief Executive OfficerMr. Stephen Levine became CEO of United American Security in April 2015. Mr. Levine has spent the last thirty years serving in leadership roles within the security group sector. In 1991 he launched Allied Protection Service, a service which provides armed and unarmed guard services. Upon selling the company in 2007 to Trivest, he went on to join Allegiance Security Group, LLC as regional vice president, transitioning to the role of CEO in 2012. There he facilitated the acquisition of Allegiance Security Group, LLC by Universal Protection Services in April of 2013.
EVP, Corporate DevelopmentMr. Kaeser is the Executive Vice President of Corporate Development for United American Security. Mr. Kaeser reports directly to the CEO and is focused on building the strongest regional security guard business in the US. As the head of the Corporate Development team at UAS, Mr. Kaeser leads the company’s acquisition strategy and function. Mr. Kaeser has seventeen years of experience helping drive growth in companies across a variety of industries. He brings a depth of experience in strategy, operations and M&A, as well as a strong corporate finance and financial planning skill-set. He has closed over twenty acquisitions in his career, primarily focused on small and mid-market, privately held companies. Mr. Kaeser graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois in 2000. He can be reached at [email protected]
CFOMr. Augustin joined as the Chief Financial Officer of United American Security in June 2018. Mr. Augustin’s role as CFO includes executive management of the company as the senior leader for all financial, accounting and treasury functions. Prior to joining UAS, Mr. Augustin spent over 30 years supporting companies and private equity firms in various financial and executive management capacities. Mr. Augustin was a Managing Director of ACM, where he acted as an interim CFO for private equity owned portfolio companies. In this capacity, he led a multitude of corporate finance projects including corporate refinancings, restructirings, sale processes and buy-side due diligence, as well as overseeing the daily operations of the companies as CFO. Mr. Augustin graduated from Pace University in New York in 1985, with a degree in Public Accounting.