The CSC is chaired for a period of one year by a founding member.
The Chairman of the CSC for 2020 is David Ward, CEO of Ward Security
David Ward is the Chief Executive Officer of Ward Security. He founded the business with his brother Kevin Ward in 2000 trading out of the Medway Trading Estate in Rochester. Today, the company employs circa 1000 people, operates nationally with a £40 million turnover and is listed as one of the Top 1% of UK Approved Security Providers. Its head office is in London and its Administration and Control Centre are based within The Historic Dockyard, Chatham.
David is also the Chair of the Cross-Sector Safety and Security Communications Southern Region, a role that involves developing strong partnerships between law enforcement agencies, local government and private sector businesses.