Security Division Director


A fully accredited member of the Association of Security Consultants, Richard has worked in the security industry for 30 years. During this time Richard has also lectured in intruder alarms and electronics, teaching City & Guilds 185, Parts 1 and 2 at Kitson College, Leeds. Richard was designer and project manager of the Pennine Housing project which was awarded runner up in the IPSEC Security Innovation Design of the Year 2006, multiple tower blocks located across Elland, Halifax and Mixenden were networked via a wireless IP solution.

Richard has considerable experience in designing to ‘Secured By Design’ guidelines, liaising with the relevant Crime Reduction Officers and Architectural Liaison Officers within the local police authorities to obtain the accreditation.

In 2019, Richard was a finalist candidate at the ASC Association Of Security Consultants annual awards held at the house of Lords for the ‘Mike Cahalane’ Award for high standards in security. He narrowly missed a win for his security designs for Media City UK, Liverpool Waters and Peel Retail Parks.