Chris Dreyfus-GibsonVice Chairman at International Critical Control Rooms Alliance
Chris Dreyfus MBAChris is a consultant with PA Consulting Group specialising in critical communications and operational command across the government, defence and security environment. As a former senior police officer Chris has held the posts of Head of the Force Control Room, deputy head of policing on the London Underground and deputy head of the Counter Terrorism Support Unit.In addition to his policing career, Chris was founding director of Silver and Claret, a consultancy practice specialising in leadership development and research, with a particular focus on the public sector, government and the armed forces. Chris is Visiting Professor of Leadership and Management at the London Guildhall Faculty of Business and Law, part of London Metropolitan University, and Chairman of Soldier On!, a national independent educational charity in the UK which teaches members of the British armed forces who have been made redundant on medical grounds how to plan and manage their careers.Chris is a graduate of the police service’s High Potential Development Scheme and joined the service after being European project manager for a US-based software company. Chris holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computing and Business Management from the University of Greenwich, a Postgraduate Certificate in Forensic Science from Staffordshire University and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Westminster.
Chris has taken part in an interview with us and offers his industry insight on control room trends and how this may impact the workforce. Click here to read the full interview.