From the Royal Air Force (RAF) College Cranwell graduating in 1981 he has over 30 years senior leadership and executive experience in Technology and Intelligence environments internationally.
As an RAF Officer, his Reconnaissance & Intelligence expertise included serving with the Army and attachment to the Royal Navy. This was where Nick first “red teamed”.
Leaving the military after an injury he worked in corporate roles including the Middle East where he built an Intelligence training organization for the RSAF. In 2001 he joined General Dynamics UK as R&D Programme Director (DIFDTC).
Nick founded a tech company in 2006 and then in 2016, he started GordAlex, his technology security company delivering Systems, Cyber and Digital-Media threat prevention.
Nick has been an advisor to the group head in the MoD and at ministerial level and CNI in the UK and internationally, holding higher security clearances.
He still flies, speaks on the human/OSINT aspects of Cyber while embracing his inner Bond Villain.