Damien joined the Gatwick team in Feb 2018 as the Head of Airport Security. Prior to joining Gatwick Damien served for 20 years in the military as an Army Officer and Pilot. He has wide experience of National Security operations and finished his career as an Assistant Attaché within the British embassy in Washington DC. He is now responsible for leading Gatwick’s security operations, serving as a Silver commander in crisis, and acting as lead for Counter UAS policy and procurement.
Damien has a BSc (hons) in Marine Biology from the University of Wales, a MSc in Defence Technology from Cranfield University, and a MA in Defence and Security Studies from Kings College London. Damien is also a Chartered Fellow of the CMI.