About WSG Associates

WSG Associates was formed in 2001 by Stuart Galloway offering education and training services together with business support services to organisations of all sizes including micro businesses through to large corporate national businesses.
Our business is built on simple, realistic values.

Our Core Values

Some find and indeed think that core values are cheesy and meaningless, we think the opposite, we believe that they are integral to providing lasting relationships.
  • To provide integrity
  • To provide confidentiality
  • To provide honesty

Mission Statement

Mission Statement
You will see many mission statements that are clearly scripted, ours is simple. It is to get the job done that you require and support where needed.  How much more simple can it be?

Meet the Team

Our team comprises experts from various areas of operations within business and brings with it many years of experience in business and education management.

wsg-200516Stuart Galloway – Senior Associate An experienced practitioner within the services and education sectors.  Following a successful career in the Royal Military Police he held middle and senior management positions within the services sector focussing on the provision of security, safety and facilities management services with a variety of regional, national and international organisations. He holds a range of teaching, quality assurance and security qualifications.

He has direct experience of working with the UK Sector Skills Body for security and the private security regulator, the Security Industry Authority in the development of standards. He has worked with a number of OFQUAL accredited Awarding Organisations as a Consultant fulfilling a variety of roles including External Quality Assurance, Centre Quality Reviewing, and the development of occupational standards and qualifications.  In addition to his work on standards and qualifications, Stuart has also led one of the UK’s foremost security training delivery companies, giving the broadest insight into the delivery of qualifications.

More recently he has been working with training providers and employers developing a variety of tailored serviced, operational, quality and educational solutions.   A regular contributor to security journals and publications, Stuart is a well-known and respect member of the UK security community.

 

stuart-kedward-jpgStuart Kedward – Managing Consultant An experienced Senior Executive with a proven track record of success working at board level in a commercial and competitive service industry environment.  With all round commercial, HR and operational skills delivering effective solutions to meet strategic business objectives and to build consistently improved business performance.  A strong pro-active leader, empowering staff to take ownership, providing coaching, training and mentoring to build cohesive teams working together to achieve individual targets and company objectives.  Results orientated and customer focused with excellent relationship management skills.  Experienced in employment law, TUPE, implementation and maintenance of HR and operational policies and procedures, developing best practice, recruitment, health and safety, quality management, tribunal work (from preparation of claim to advocacy at hearing), dealing with trade unions, and the introduction and development of training programmes.

Stuart is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CFCIPD), and has previously held Non-Executive Director positions with an education awarding body (IQ) and with Vauxhall Business Improvement District.

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Mike White – Managing Consultant Mike is our London and South East security, compliance and risk management consultant. who’s experience in the UK private security industry pans nearly 20 years following periods in defence electronics and local government. Mike has extensive experience gained across a wide range of sectors at strategic Board level and encompassing elements of the UK critical national infrastructure including power stations, utility national control rooms and The London Stock Exchange. Mike works with clients in the UK, across Europe and the Middle East advising across both the public and private sector on security, compliance and risk management related issues.

He has a degree in Security and Risk Management from the University of Leicester and he has a Certificate in Terrorism Studies from the University of St Andrews. He is a PTLLS qualified trainer and a Lead Auditor for ISO 9001:2015.

As a well respected member of the private security industry, he is the immediate past Chairman of the International Professional Association, a Board Director at The Security Institute and a regular speaker on security related matters at conferences and exhibitions across the world.  Mike  also contributes to numerous articles for security publications and blogs. He is a Liveryman in the Worshipful Company of Security Professionals, a Freeman of the City of London and a member of ASIS UK, the Institute of Directors and the Institute of Leadership and Management.

He is a Director of an educational charity in South West London and a Trustee of the Worshipful Company of Security Professionals Charitable Trust. Mike is also a member of several expert working groups periodically reviewing and re-drafting British Standards.