Justin is a defence, intelligence and security expert with 20 years' service with the British military. He continues to serve in the UK Reserves . He is CEO of Sibylline Ltd, the intelligence consultancy he founded in 2010, and also serves as Head of Intelligence for The ANVIL Group. Prior to this he was Director of Threat Intelligence at Stirling Assynt (now Falanx), and an embedded Analyst with Unicredit, the Italian banking giant. He started his career as a front office investment banker with JP Morgan, but was called up for service in the Balkans. He has operational service in Iraq and Afghanistan, and visited numerous other theatres in his previous role as ADC to the Duke of Westminster. He continues to work and lecture globally, acting as a trusted advisor to governments, the private sector, and NGOs.
Education
BA Hons, Durham, UK 1999
MA, King's College London, UK 2011
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
- Corporate security and risk management
- Political affairs
- Global jihadism and the Caliphate
- International relations
- Intelligence theory and practice
- Open Source intelligence
- Signals/data intelligence and insights
- Strategic and operational leadership
- Defence and international security affairs
Personal Interests
Military history, dogs, sailing (including offshore racing), flying, travel, writing and painting.
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