Alan Whitelaw // Associate Director

Expertise: Risk management and security sector reform. 
Locations:
Middle East, South Asia (UK based).

Alan joins Strategia Worldwide directly from leading a risk consultancy business in the Middle East.  Accustomed to the international, diplomatic and ministerial arena he combines over 30 years’ experience as a British Army officer, with broad managerial capability and commercial objectivity.

Global engagement experience with cultural depth in Saudi Arabia, the Middle East and South Asia, Alan has significant experience in physical and technical risk, security sector reform, business continuity planning and providing effective strategic commercial and political advice.  Most recently, Alan established a risk consultancy business in Riyadh for a multinational security company and managed high value risk management contracts for commercial and government clients in the Middle East; developing risk strategies and implementing large scale modernization programmes.