Johnny W.

Head of Special Projects and Investigations

Master's DegreeUniversity of Leicester

Kenya

Summary

An exceptional security, risk, health and safety professional with extensive international experience and a proven record of achievement within some of the world’s most challenging and sensitive environments. A highly strategic leader with the natural ability to communicate and influence at the highest levels of government and motivate multi-cultural teams to deliver exceptional results. Particularly skilled in the provision of expert advice, guidance and strategic recommendations on a broad range of issues from threat & vulnerability reporting to security policy, crisis and emergency response, logistics and budget development. Career highlights include; · Transformed the level of security in Coca Cola’s highly strategic Pakistan plant; comprising nine sites, over 7000 staff and generating a net profit in excess of $500m. Considerably enhanced the confidence in this key operation across the global organization in a project worth over $700m. · Directed a $70m USAID/Deloitte project to build totally new infrastructure and facilities for Pakistan’s extremely ‘porous’ Afghanistan border crossings; received considerable recognition for a highly successful outcome, including personal praise from John Kerry. · Managed the implementation of technical services to Pakistan worth in excess of $200m; recognized by USAID as delivering ‘best in class’ field security solutions in extremely time critical scenarios · Led the UK’s largest ever international security exercise on behalf of the UK Police Service, involving over 6000 people, all members of the emergency services and encompassing teams from the UK, US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand; received a personal commendation from the Chief Constable.

Experience

  • torts / conflict resolution
  • police
  • usaid
  • climate change
  • international development
  • pakistan
  • united states
  • canada
  • australia
  • new zealand
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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