Cloud infrastructure consultancy MTI has completed the acquisition of specialist IT security consultancy Global Secure Systems.

The acquisition will see GSS become the security practice of MTI and complement its infrastructure, storage, networking and virtualisation practices with security solutions and services.

Keith Clark, president and CEO of MTI, said: “It is our clear goal to grow organically and through strategic acquisitions to further drive the success of the company's cloud strategy and existing partnerships. I am pleased to complete our first successful acquisition and expect to continue building our proposition to offer an ever more comprehensive MTI solutions set to our customers and shareholders.”

David Hobson, GSS managing director, said: “I am delighted to guide GSS into an organisation that is already well established with a first-class track record in its products, solutions and customer service. I welcome the opportunity to offer innovative security solutions to customers as part of the MTI portfolio.”