Safestore is the UK’s largest self storage group with 134 stores. It has 109 self storage centres in the UK including two business centres and a further 25 stores in the Paris region. Safestore was founded in the UK in 1998. It acquired the French business “Une Pièce en Plus” in 2004 which was founded in 1998 by the current Safestore Group CEO Frederic Vecchioli. The company has been listed on the London Stock Exchange since 2007. In April 2013, Safestore was converted into a real estate investment trust.