John leads S-RM’s Crisis Preparation service globally. Prior to joining the firm John lead resilience advisory teams at both KPMG and EY and was Head of Europe and the Middle East for 100 Resilient Cities. John’s expertise spans resilience strategy, crisis management, business continuity, enterprise & operational risk, supply chain resilience, disaster recovery, climate adaptation and sustainability. With over fifteen years’ experience, John has worked with a wide range of FTSE 100 and equivalent clients as well as city & national governments, international funding/finance organisations and supranational institutions. He is an expert in international programme design and delivery, having worked in every continent and frequently in multi-lingual delivery environments.
John has contributed to doctrine in urban and organisational resilience referenced in the UK and internationally and is part of a group now revising the existing international best practice standards on the topic. He is a practiced problem solver and for two years lead the European innovation function for a global management consulting firm.