Rachel Briggs

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Member ofChatham House
Chatham House expert

Rachel Briggs is the Director of the charity Hostage UK [1] and a security expert working on security and foreign policy. She is a member of the Risk and Security Management Forum (RSMF) and the Foreign Policy Centre and is Head of International Programmes at Demos.


Briggs organised a convention on Risk and Security Management which took place between 14 December 2005 and 18 January 2006. The gathering was part of the Demos research project, 'Getting Down to Business: Aligning Security with Business Objectives' and speakers included Nikki Heath, CEO, SOE Academy; Linda Sharpe, Interim Chief Executive, Skills for Security; Professor Edward Borodzicz, Director, Centre for Risk, Crisis and Security Management, University of Portsmouth; and David Burrill of private security firm, Burrill Green.

The project was supported by BP, British Airways, Control Risks Group, E.On, Group 4 Securicor Global Risks Ltd., HSBC, Kroll, Prudential, Qinetiq, and Shell. [2]


Event Participated in

2006 Counter Terror World Summit5 December 20066 December 2006London
Bunch of "counter-terrorists" who met in London 2006
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  1. Charity Heads Receive Honors For Helping Britons Overseas, “Tax-News.com”, 02 January 2014 http://www.tax-news.com/news/Charity_Heads_Receive_Honors_For_Helping_Britons_Overseas_____63203.html
  2. Ref needed.