Aidan is still serving in the British Armed Forces (Reserve) as a Royal Military Police Officer, a role he has undertaken for over 13 years. He has been part of multiple deployments to the operational theatre of Afghanistan as a subject matter expert in General Policing, Detention, Forensics, Biometrics & Operational Support Training & Mentoring to Foreign Military, Police & Government Units. He has also spent time on various attachments and overseas operations with the prestigious Royal Military Police Close Protection Unit.
Aidan combined his wealth of knowledge in both the U.K. Private Security Industry and the British Armed Forces, and in 2014 he set up AEC Protection; a well-established, professional, events & executive security company operating across the South of England. Aidan has extensive and diverse experience in private security operations, from providing protection for some of the most luxurious jewellery boutiques in central London to operating security within the largest licensed nightclub in the U.K.
Aidan has provided close protection to international cricket teams, overseen security deployments to national stadiums, managed security for large scale events and country shows, as well as highly secure remote projects.
Aidan is a qualified Trainer, Assessor & IQA for the delivery of SIA Security & First Aid Training, and he also holds membership as a Member of The Association of British Investigators. He is also qualified as a General-Purpose Security Dog Handler. Aidan is a well experienced, recognised and respected security expert within the industry.