July 5, 2012
-- Crisis management assistance company red24 has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of Robert Peasgood as Head of Business Operations.
Robert, who will be based in London, will help to develop and direct red24’s strategic plan, in addition to managing all commercial, operational and general business functions for the company.
Robert began his career with the British Army, where he completed army officer leadership training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. He was subsequently commissioned as an officer, served for nine years, and finished his service in the role of company commander.
He joined the private security sector in 2004, where he initially worked as a consultant. Robert was involved in designing, developing and implementing a recruitment selection and retention process for a company with a US$100 million turnover.
Prior to joining red24, he was Director of Business Operations for international security management group Blue Hackle.
red24’s CEO, Maldwyn Worsley-Tonks, said: ‘We are very pleased to appoint Robert to our team, where he will play a critical role in helping to develop and guide the strategic direction of red24. His extensive experience and skills will be invaluable in ensuring that we achieve our objectives and continue to build on our success in providing expert advice, support and emergency response services to businesses and consumers worldwide.”