LINX INTERNATIONAL Group – the global provider of security, risk management, consulting and training services – has announced the appointment of a new Group training manager. Dylan Gwinn BA (Hons) MSyI joins the business following a 13-year policing career spent working in a variety of roles focused on criminal investigations, response policing and firearms.
Gwinn, who holds a Foundation degree in Protective Security Management and a First Class Honours degree in Security Consultancy, has also served in a variety of security roles within the UK and the USA in relation to school shooting incidents.
In his new role, Gwinn will lead the Linx International Group’s training services and be responsible for developing and overseeing all current and prospective training programmes, ensuring that they’re up-to-date, compliant and meet sector needs.
In practice, Gwinn will deliver security training to professionals all around the world, both in-house and public-facing in scope, while in parallel supporting on consulting services.
Commenting on his appointment, Gwinn informed Security Matters: “I have always been enthusiastic about teaching and helping people to develop, encouraging them to reach their full potential. I felt that this was the ideal role for me based on my desire to help people achieve their goals within the security sector, both nationally and internationally. Now that I’m in post, I’m very much looking forward to starting that journey both with my fellow colleagues at Linx International Group and our present and future students.”
Angus Darroch-Warren BA (Hons) MSc CSyP FSyI PSP RISC, managing director for the Linx International Group, added: “We are delighted to have Dylan on board. As the Group continues to expand its portfolio of courses, Dylan’s expertise as an educator and his experience in the private security sector are the essential components we were looking for to develop our acclaimed learning programmes. He will be instrumental in bringing new courses to our clients that address global security and risk issues. Those courses will be delivered in an engaging learning environment.”
The Linx International Group’s constituent companies include the Linx International consultancy, Tavcom Training and PerpetuityARC Training. Together, these businesses provide a comprehensive range of security, risk management and investigative functions together with operational, procedural and strategic advice and training.
The Group provides specialist security and risk management services including contingency planning, crisis management and evacuation planning. Training is delivered through several regional hubs.
*Further information on the Linx International Group is available online at https://www.linxinternationalgroup.com/