Alan has an amazingly strong background as an operational manager, focussing on planning, command & control, risk assessment and crisis management. He has spent the last 10 years as the planning leader for sporting venues and street sporting events at the Metropolitan Police.
Alan is an expert in events licensing, safety advisory groups, contingency planning and special services of the police.
Alan’s last role has seen him as the principle planning lead for the 2012 Olympic road race programme, Rugby World Cup 2015, World Athletics Championships 2017, two UEFA Champions League Finals at Wembley Stadium, the Tour de France ‘Grand Départ’ and last year’s Formula 1 London Showcase event. He was also the London lead for the Cricket World Cup.
His personal highlights include the annual NFL games and fan activations across the capital and, in 2014, working with the Royal Foundation to host the inaugural Invictus Games.