Graduating with a BA Hons 2:1 in International Politics from the University of Stirling, Patrick joined the Parachute Regiment serving in different roles throughout the army with highlights including providing security at the VIP gate during London 2012, an operational tour of Afghanistan in summer 2013 and the training of Apache pilots in 2014. After leaving the Army in 2014, Patrick made the move into the Recruitment/ Executive Search market. Initially focusing on recruiting HR professionals into the Banking, Financial Services and Property sectors, he built a niche within regulatory training.

He now specialises within the Governance space with a particular focus on Financial Crime, Sanctions, Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Bribery & Corruption professionals. He also continues to be active within the Compliance Training market and has built a strong reputation as a consultant who aligns himself closely to his client’s requirements.

Patrick works within the Banking, Financial Services and Management Consultancy space. This includes Retail, Investment & Private Banking; Asset & Wealth Management; Insurance; Cards, Payments & FinTech, Regulatory bodies & Consulting.

His focus is on sourcing professionals in Financial Crime, Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Bribery & Corruption, Sanctions and Fraud, as well as Compliance Training across the southern regions.