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Our Team

At GSDM, we have a team of carefully selected, highly competent associates, many of whom are internationally recognized experts in their specialist fields. Drawn from both practitioner and researcher backgrounds, they bring considerable public, private and civil society experience, including at the governmental and intergovernmental levels. To date our associates have delivered projects successfully in over 90 countries, especially throughout Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas.

We have extensive legal and multi-disciplinary expertise uniquely spanning many aspects of security, disaster management and resilience planning. This includes conventional as well as emerging man-made and technological risk. Such breadth of expertise allows us to customise our client services and solutions to many different types of threats, risks, sector and geographical contexts.


Katja Samuel


Management  Team

Rebecca Benfield

Head of Business Operations

Stephen Cargin

Head of Strategic Leadership and Governance

Graeme Olley

Head of Learning Development

Nick Slinger

Head of Strategic Engagement

Steve Yates

Head of Resilience



Contact Us

T: +44 (0)2381 920193

Global Security & Disaster Management Ltd
Stag Gates House,
63-64 The Avenue,
Southampton, SO17 1XS

Company Registration: 10659715
VAT Registration: 299420761

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