There are some people in the world who you would want on your side in a tight spot. Jim is one of those people and it is one of the many reasons why he is trusted and respected by our clients.
A former British Army officer, Jim has substantial operations and intelligence experience, particularly in the Middle East and Africa, and latterly held senior intelligence roles in UK, coalition and multi-national headquarters.
Jim leads a team that provides intelligence-led analysis and assessment on all aspects of commercial shipping including crime, terrorism, port logistics, security and shipping operations. He is an acknowledged Expert on Somali and West African piracy who has been praised for his ‘textbook’ performances in arbitration proceedings.
Jim is also a UIMLA International Mountain Leader.