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 his military career, Charlie managed the private office of a UHNWI (ultra high-net-worth individual).
Charlie then held leadership roles in two specialist security companies focusing on risk management and personal protection. Charlie subsequently moved into the Technology sector and led business development activity in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Europe for US technology firms. He is a Member of the Security Institute.