Director of Operations
Darren Bumby, Director of Operations.
Darren is Director of Operations and controls the production, delivery and output of all departments.
Darren spent the previous 25 years ‘getting ready’ for this position by gaining a wealth of experience as a Survival Equipment specialist. Darren is a fully qualified SERE (Survive Evade Resist Extract) instructor and has completed both Desert, Jungle and Winter Survival & Evasion Instructors courses with UK Forces.
During his previous employment Darren was the RAF Typhoon force deputy SERE Officer, not satisfied with the usual UK winter survival course, he completed the arduous Royal Norwegian Air Force NATO Arctic Survival course.
Darren is able to deliver crew escape and sweeper training on the Mk.1 Marine Escape System or MES. Darren has also produced CPD accredited training courses for Exeve.co.uk.
Darren is responsible for directing AEA/PFE training, trials & test support, Quality, Health & Safety, bids, projects and tenders.