STREIT Group Corporate History
STREIT Group was founded in Canada in 1992 by Chairman, Guerman Goutorov, the company began with a handful of tools, a rented garage and overextended credit. Guerman Goutorov’s vision was to create safe, innovative and cost effective armored vehicles. Today STREIT Group has evolved into a world’s leading armored vehicles manufacturers and employs a workforce of more than 2,000 people with 12 production plants and 25 offices around the world, with a capacity to produce more than 500 armored vehicles per month.
1992: STREIT Group established in Canada.
2000: STREIT Group expands production volumes and increases vehicle product range to 40 models.
2005: STREIT Group’s first overseas manufacturing facility was strategically established in the United Arab Emirates.
2008: STREIT USA was established in South Carolina.
2011: STREIT Group inaugurates manufacturing facilities in India and Jordan.
2012: STREIT Group inaugurates the world’s largest privately owned armored vehicles manufacturing facility in the world at Ras Al-Khaimah, UAE. STREIT UK was established in Central London. Manufacturing facilities inaugurated in Pakistan and Iraq.
2013: STREIT Group established manufacturing facility in Turkey and expands into Asia.
2015: STREIT Group completes phase two of UAE expansion plan with Inauguration of Armored Protection Glass factory, state-of-the-art Research & Development Centre, International Parts Distribution Centre and Canadian Safety Solutions Military Training Centre.