Ian Clarke has been appointed Senior Operations Manager North West for Ward Security, one of the UK’s leading security services supplier.
Based in Manchester, Ian has responsibility for servicing clients in Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds and the wider North West. Ward Security has a strong presence in the region and clients include Braemar Estates and MJ Mapp, both specialist property management businesses with sizeable portfolios across the region.
Ian comes from a military background, having served 23 years as an Operations Warrant Officer and has a strong close protection and security advisory background. Since leaving military service Ian has worked as a security manager for a Gibraltar based hedge fund and as a Security Manager for The Risk Advisory Group Dubai covering the EMEA region. Ian has also been instructing Close Protection, Physical Intervention and Conflict Management courses for Wilplan Training based out of Chorley.
“Ian has strong organisational, consulting and training skills and was the ideal candidate to take on the role of managing our operations in the region,” said David Ward of Ward Security. “His military and civilian experience will help to further strengthen the service we deliver to clients in the North West.”