Meet the Team – North East & Yorkshire

Please contact CSSC North East & Yorkshire by emailing if you are interested in any of the above vacancies.


CSSC North East & Yorkshire Chair – Andy Davis

Managing Director of Trident Manor

Andy Davis has been directly involved in security and risk management roles since 1987. He holds an MSc. degree in Security and Risk Management, is a CSyP, a FSyI as well as being board certified by ASIS International as a Certified Protection Professional. Andy’s skills, knowledge and experience have been gained within the UK military, police service, as a diplomat, as the Corporate Head of Security of a multi-billion dollar organisation overseas, and in his current role as Director of Trident Manor an independent risk, security and crisis management consultancy based in the North-East of England. Andy is committed to helping develop the professionalism of the security industry and is a member of the ‘CSO RoundTable’ (Chief Security Officer), an exclusive group of top global security executives, & is the Vice-Chair of the ASIS International Cultural Properties Council. On the 1st August 2019, Andy was honoured to be appointed as the Chair for the CSSC programme for the North-East & Yorkshire region of the UK.

Tel: 01325 734849 Mobile: 07952816001


CSSC North East & Yorkshire Vice Chair – Paul Ottley

Account Director at Kings Secure Technologies

Paul has over 30 years’ experience within the security industry and brings a wealth of knowledge, having previously held global account management roles within the financial sector and being responsible for clients situated all over the world. Paul has a real passion to deliver first class support, guidance and innovation to our clients and strives beyond expectations.

Tel: 01274 377436 Mobile: 07714825990


CSSC North East & Yorkshire HUB Coordinator – Ashley Mann

The Hub is supported and located at Kings Secure Technologies HQ in West Yorkshire lead by Ashley our CSSC Co-ordinator. Since April 2018 Kings have acted as a dedicated point of contact between public and private sectors as well as handling the day-to-day activity of the CSSC. Counter Terrorism Policing have been supported by Kings through the co-hosting of regional Counter-Terrorism Events which were advertised through the successful North East & Yorkshire CSSC network.

Tel: 01274 377437


CTSA Liason Officer 

Working under the Protect and Prepare strands of the UK CONTEST Strategy the Counter Terrorism Security Advisor (CTSA) team work to strengthen our protection against a terrorist attack and mitigate the impact of a terrorist attack. The regional CTSA team focus on providing protective security advice to businesses, organisations and partners across the region to better protect our public and private spaces. Working with communities, local partners and services we aim to enhance and improve the plans, policies and procedures in place to identify, respond to and recover from a terrorist attack. Counter Terrorism Policing North East through the Regional CTSA Team support and work in partnership with the CSSC across the region to promote and enhance security messaging both regionally and nationally.

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