Charlie spent 10 years as a Commissioned Officer in the British Army. During his time in the Army he saw active service in Kosovo and Iraq. Following this, Charlie managed the private office of a UHNWI. He then moved on to leadership roles in two specialist security companies focusing on Risk Management and Personal Protection. Charlie moved into Technology and has had leadership positions running business development activity in the UK and Ireland, and latterly Europe, for US technology firms. He is a Member of the Security Institute.