S2 Grupo receives the Best Innovative Company Award
- The company, born in 2004 as a micro-company, is currently a large company and has become a national benchmark in the field of cybersecurity and cyber-intelligence.
- It is a founding member of the European Cyber Security Organization (ECSO) and is one of the companies that leads the European cybersecurity R&D strategy.
- In 2019, one of the most advanced cybersecurity centers in the world opened in Valencia.
Valencia, November 27, 2020.- Last night, S2 Grupo received the Award for the Best Innovative Company at the III Innovation Awards presented annually by the Club for Innovation of the Valencian Community.
Founded in 2004 as a micro-company by José Miguel Rosell and Miguel A. Juan, S2 Grupo has become a national benchmark in the field of cybersecurity and cyber-intelligence.
Its activity is focused on auditing and consulting projects (to assess the security of its clients and design specific protection systems for their businesses), development of national products (aimed at increasing protection, detection and response capabilities in the field of cybersecurity) and provision of ongoing security management services and operation of mission-critical systems from specific 24x7 centers designed for this purpose.
“For S2 Grupo, innovation is a necessity. This is the first award we have received, having reached the category of large company and it is very important and significant for the entire company”, said José Rosell, managing partner of S2 Grupo.
“S2 Grupo is a technology-based company and since its creation we have always considered innovation and R&D+i as the pillars of our success. We have competed in a sector in which technology is essential and if we have been able to grow continuously it is because we have invested effort and resources in developing our own to the point of placing it among the state's capabilities in the field of cybersecurity, in close collaboration with the National Cryptology Center (CCN) and competing in the market with technologies from the most advanced countries in this area of knowledge.”, he continues.
“The innovative approach is an inherent part of our business strategy and constitutes the day-to-day in all areas of the company, which can be seen reflected in our long history of developing technological R&D projects in collaboration with the most important relevant agents at European level and the attitude of our team to adapt and improve our products and services and our operating processes to a very dynamic and demanding environment, always trying to be on the cutting edge of technological developments”, explained Miguel A. Juan, managing partner of S2 Grupo.
"This prestigious award from the Innovation Club is a recognition for our team and is an endorsement of this attitude of adaptation to change and the pursuit of technological excellence and of our humane team", have assured the managing partners of S2 Grupo.
S2 Grupo is a founding member of the European Cyber Security Organization (ECSO) and is one of the companies that has led the European cybersecurity R&D strategy for years.
In 2019, the company opened one of the most advanced cybersecurity centers in the world in Valencia, a new corporate headquarters with 1,200 m2 and capacity for 150 people, whose function is to centralize the Corporate Management, the R&D+I Development Center and a new industrial cybersecurity laboratory. In this way, its previous facilities in this city have been converted into one of the most secure, advanced and complete Cybersecurity Operations Centers (CERT, response center for cybersecurity incidents) in the world with a capacity of 2,500 m2.
About the Innovation Awards
The Innovation Club promoted the creation of the Innovation Awards to help promote the importance of innovation in the business fabric of the Valencian Community. These are an initiative aimed at recognizing the innovative activity of companies or organizations, both in the Community and throughout the country. Its aim is to help companies and organizations take innovation into consideration as an essential element in their strategy and management and, at the same time, encourage innovation to be approached according to models or structured systems that help improve the competitiveness of companies.
In the III edition of the Innovation Awards, together with S2 Grupo, Grupo Hinojosa, Arroz Dacsa, Unión de Mutuas, Grupo Alacant, ITV Ice Makers and Valgenetics have been awarded in different categories.