Mark Gower OBE

Former New Scotland Yard senior officer, SO15 counter-terrorism expert with 34-years policing experience. He was the police lead for the FCO in Afghanistan as strategic advisor on security sector reform for three national policing organisations. As a senior murder detective, he has led counter-terrorism investigations for high-profile terrorist attacks in the UK including, Finsbury Park and Parsons Green. Similarly, he was the UK’s senior Investigator for the Coroner at the inquest into a terrorist incident in Tunisia in 2015 where 30 UK citizens were tragically killed.

His passion to support communities was instrumental in driving legislation change for ‘Witness Anonymity’.