Paul Valentine

Paul started his security career by joining the British Army where he served for 7 Years as an Infantry Soldier where he also worked with Special Forces on Operations.

Following on from the army Paul spent the next 30 years as a Metropolitan Police Sergeant gaining vast experience in all departments ranging from Response Officer to working on the elite public order unit CO11 TSG, where he policed high profile public incidents such as: London City Bombings, Broadwater Farm Riots, Brixton Riots, Pope Visit, US Presidents Visit, Queen Mothers Funeral, Princess Diana’s Funeral as well as various Royal Weddings.

After a distinguished police career, he retired and trained as a Close Protection Officer where he was deployed to Iraq as an armed security team leader charged with securing VIP’s and diplomats.