Our People

PGI has a traditional structure that drives our business with discipline and focus.

We are, however, first and foremost a people company. A company where we encourage diverse skills and backgrounds to create stimulating, integrated teams that bring wide-ranging perspectives and

capabilities to the services and solutions we provide. We are extremely proud of what we have achieved and continue to achieve for our clients.

The Board

Sir Tim McClement KCB OBE

Sir Tim McClement KCB OBE

Chairman

Sir Tim M<sup>c</sup>Clement KCB OBE

Sir Tim McClement KCB OBE

Chairman

Vice Admiral Sir Tim McClement had a distinguished career serving in the Royal Navy which spanned 35 years from joining in 1971. His military service includes five command duties: two on submarines; two on frigates; and one as head of the Naval Task Group.

Barry Roche

Barry Roche

Chief Executive Officer

Barry Roche

Barry Roche

Chief Executive Officer

Barry Roche spent the first eight years of his career in the Royal Marines before founding his first company, which he took from start-up to market leader. In 2009, a significant increase in the profile and gravity of piracy sparked the inception of Protection Vessels International (PVI). After achieving undisputed market leadership in Maritime Security, Roche expanded the PVI model to create Protection Group International, (PGI). Roche's vision is to build a world-class Global brand as the leading trusted adviser for mitigating risk.

The Executive

Barry Roche

Barry Roche

Chief Executive Officer

Brian Lord OBE

Barry Roche

Chief Executive Officer, Cyber

Barry Roche spent the first eight years of his career in the Royal Marines before founding his first company, which he took from start-up to market leader. In 2009, a significant increase in the profile and gravity of piracy sparked the inception of Protection Vessels International (PVI). After achieving undisputed market leadership in Maritime Security, Roche expanded the PVI model to create Protection Group International, (PGI). Roche's vision is to build a world-class Global brand as the leading trusted adviser for mitigating risk.

Brian Lord OBE

Brian Lord OBE

Managing Director, Cyber

Brian Lord OBE

Brian Lord OBE

Managing Director, Cyber

Brian joined PGI in September 2013, after 21 years with GCHQ. Brian left GCHQ as their Deputy Director for Intelligence and Cyber Operations. Brian served in a wide range of roles for GCHQ, at home and abroad, and has deep experience drawn from many years’ experience across the breadth of Intelligence and Cyber operations. He is a leading thinker in the area of Cyber Warfare.

Arthur Snell

Arthur Snell

Managing Director, Intelligence

Arthur Snell

Arthur Snell

Managing Director, Intelligence

Arthur is a former intelligence officer and diplomat. Operationally he has served in most of the world's troubled and conflicted areas including Iraq, Afghanistan and Yemen, as well as Nigeria and Zimbabwe. From 2011 – 2014 he was Britain’s High Commissioner to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, based in Port of Spain. Since 2014 he has worked in the business intelligence and risk management industry and has wide experience supporting major companies and national governments on managing their policy, regulatory and security risks.

John Taylor

John Taylor

Managing Director, Behavioural (JTiP)

John Taylor

John Taylor

Managing Director, Behavioural (JTiP)

Following a year in Southern Africa, John joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and served in Geneva, Moscow, Stockholm and New Delhi working on security and counter terrorist issues. John now works with law enforcement agencies and companies all over the world. John has authored a number of books on why people become disloyal and works closely with the Department of Psychology at University College London.

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