Mark has recently finished a contract in Saudi Arabia as a Security Consultant and Teacher with main roles including instructing Officers of the Saudi Special Emergency Force in the Command and Control of Counter Terrorist Operations. In addition he was involved in close protection/executive support operations for visiting executives and deployed as the personal protection operative for the CEO of Toyota on a business visit from Japan.
Prior to working in Saudi Arabia, Mark spent 31 years in the UK Police Service as a Specialist Firearms Officer, Tactics Advisor, Instructor, Training Team Supervisor and Abseil Instructor. He was also an Armed Close Protection Officer on overt and covert operations and was the PPO for a visiting Prime Minister during the London Olympics.
He holds a teaching qualification is a Certificate in Education for Post-Compulsory Education and Training completed with Plymouth University. During his career, Mark received two Chief Constable’s Commendations for bravery.