The company started off as an internal security division of the then Zimbabwe Stock Exchange listed Apex Corporation of Zimbabwe Group in May 2008. It offered guard services to Apex’s six companies. The services were also extended to Phoenix Consolidated Industries, a subsidiary of Apex Corporation, and other private clients.
It became a private company on 1 January 2011 after a management buyout transaction, when its name changed to Security Partners (Private) Limited. Thus, although incorporated in December 2010, the company has seven years of existence and service in Zimbabwe.
In its daily operations , the company is guided by the Private Investigators and Security Guards Act Chapter 27:10 and the Companies Act Chapter 24:03. The company also complies with various security instruments and the Code of Standards from the Zimbabwe National Security Association(ZINSA) where it is a full member.