Adrian holds a BSc from the London School of Economics and Political Science and has 28 years of operational and community policing experience with the Metropolitan and retired from policing in 2010 to set up his own youth organisation. Adrian held a senior management post in a Local Authority as the Head of Community Safety for the London Borough of Southwark.
He has have been responsible for strategic management of reducing serious youth violence in London following the unprecedented rise in teenage murders between 2008 and 2009, developing a Youth Strategy that became a model for the Association of Chief Police’s Officer’s National Youth Strategy.
Adrian has extensive overseas training experience. He led a team of police officers South Africa delivering youth engagement and schools programmes in township of Johannesberg to the South African Police Service between 2002 and 2006 in partnership with British Airways and Charlton Athletic F.C. At the request of the Prince of Wales he visited Trinidad & Tobago to develop a sports coaching programme to reduce gang violence in high crime areas based on a model with the Kickz Football programme and Tottenham Hotspur F.C.