Paul Barnard

Senior Advisor Investigations EMEA,

Paul Barnard joined Pinkerton in 2023. He has extensive experience from a career in UK policing, including, terrorism, serious and organized crime, fraud/money laundering and national and international liaison, to extend and build lasting beneficial relationships. Paul left policing in 2017, entering the UK protective security arena, with career extensions in Director roles, building and extensive knowledge and further building partnerships between the private and public sectors.

Career Highlights
• Built a strong legacy partnership between the UK and European partners, to counter and investigate fraud in the UK.
• Established a Fraud Academy for the City of London Police
• Led on and established an intellectual property crime team with funding from private sector partners and the UK government.
• Inaugural introduction of Counter Terrorism Board in the City of London
• Instrumental lead on establishing a protective Security Council between private security and UK policing.
• Creator of Secure Futures – a UK programme to develop life skills for disadvantaged groups.