Key Skills

Imagine a future where your organization not only meets but exceeds its strategic goals, where challenges are not setbacks but steppingstones to innovation.

Now, what if I told you that future could be realized with the right leadership? With over 25 years of experience in strategic leadership, military operations, and government advisory, I bring a unique blend of skills that can elevate your organization to new heights. From steering monumental transformational programs to advising Prime Ministers, my track record speaks for itself.

Let’s turn that imagined future into your organization’s reality. Are you ready to take the next step?

Skills and Competencies


Ability to adapt strategies or approaches as needed in a changing business world.

  • Quick to identify emerging trends and pivot organizational focus.
  • Demonstrated resilience in high-pressure situations, ensuring business continuity.
  • Skilled in change management, facilitating smooth transitions during organizational shifts.

Commercial Risk Management

Expertise in assessing and managing commercial risks, particularly in the nuclear sector.

  • Developed risk mitigation strategies that have saved millions in potential losses.
  • Conducted comprehensive risk assessments for large-scale projects.
  • Established frameworks for ongoing risk monitoring and management.

Conflict Resolution

Adept at resolving conflicts and making informed decisions.

  • Utilized mediation techniques to resolve internal and external disputes.
  • Created conflict resolution protocols adopted company-wide.
  • Demonstrated ability to make impartial decisions based on factual analysis.

Corporate Governance

Contributed to shaping UK corporate governance codes.

  • Implemented governance frameworks that increased organizational efficiency.
  • Advised boards on governance best practices, enhancing accountability.
  • Conducted governance audits to ensure compliance and identify areas for improvement.


Deep understanding of cybersecurity principles, including zero-trust models.

  • Authored papers on cybersecurity, contributing to the field’s body of knowledge.
  • Implemented zero-trust models in complex organizational settings.
  • Conducted cybersecurity audits and vulnerability assessments.

Educational Leadership

Experience as an Adjunct Professor and in training & development roles.

  • Developed and delivered specialized courses in business and technology.
  • Mentored young professionals, aiding in their career development.
  • Created training programs that enhanced employee skills and performance.

Financial Acumen

Strong background in economics, finance, and project portfolio management (P3M).

  • Managed multi-million dollar budgets with a focus on ROI.
  • Conducted financial analyses that informed strategic decisions.
  • Oversaw project portfolios, optimizing for performance and value.

Government Advisory

Advised Prime Ministers and other high-ranking officials on energy risks and other strategic matters.

  • Contributed to national policy formulation in the energy sector.
  • Provided crisis management advice during national emergencies.
  • Engaged in diplomatic negotiations, representing national interests.

Military Operations

Command experience in high-stakes, international military operations.

  • Led troops in complex and dangerous environments, maintaining high morale.
  • Developed military strategies that were adopted at the national level.
  • Conducted operations that achieved strategic objectives with minimal casualties.

Published Author

Authored multiple papers and handbooks on diverse subjects, from military deployment to fusion energy.

  • Contributed to academic discourse on cultural intervention.
  • Created handbooks that are used as standard references in their respective fields.
  • Engaged in public speaking to disseminate knowledge and insights.

Quantum Computing

Knowledgeable about the implications and applications of quantum computing.

  • Advised organizations on the strategic adoption of quantum technologies.
  • Conducted research on quantum algorithms and their applications.
  • Developed roadmaps for the integration of quantum computing into existing IT infrastructures.

Stakeholder Engagement

Skilled in engaging with a wide range of stakeholders, from board members to government officials.

  • Established stakeholder communication channels that enhanced transparency.
  • Conducted stakeholder analyses to inform organizational strategies.
  • Facilitated stakeholder meetings that led to actionable insights.

Strategic Leadership

Proven ability to lead large-scale change initiatives and corporate strategies.

  • Orchestrated organizational turnarounds, leading to increased profitability.
  • Developed and executed multi-year strategic plans.
  • Built high-performing teams aligned with organizational objectives.

Sustainable Growth

Visionary thinking around sustainable corporate growth strategies.

  • Implemented sustainability initiatives that also drove profitability.
  • Advised on the integration of ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) factors into business strategy.
  • Conducted sustainability audits to assess and improve corporate practices.

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