A very experienced senior law enforcement leader who has managed a wide range of policing arenas. A leader who operates outside the box and is comfortable in Commercial as well as Public Sector environments. Bringing creativity and a strong track record of working with Industry and other partners. Building solutions that are embedded in collaboration and world class delivery. Nationally and internationally connected in enforcement and commercial cyber-crime environments, has led policing issues including Fraud, Child Abuse, Student Crime, Electoral Crime and Wildlife Crime.
Possesses a significant breadth and depth from an extensive policing experience in a multitude of situations. Acts strategically, with an effective tactical insight, experience of leading metropolitan, rural and urban policing organisations and, at the highest level, managing substantial national assets and critical areas of Government policy. Has commanded highly sensitive and complex investigations.
Highly innovative with excellent people, technical and presentational skills and a caring and compassionate manager. Possessing vast media experience including at times of major crisis and is an acclaimed police Social Media expert. Substantial international engagement covering Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas.
Vice President of the Society for the Policing of Cyberspace (www.polcyb.org)
Vice President High Tech Crime Consortium (www.hightechcrimecops.org)
Director University of Cumbria
President Carlisle and West Cumbria Advanced Motorists