The Worshipful Company of Security Professionals
The Worshipful Company of Security Professionals traces its origins back to 1999 when the now Past Masters, Steve Neville OBE and John Purnell GM QPM DL registered The Guild of Security Professionals with the City of London Chamberlain’s Office. On January 15th 2008 the Court of Alderman was petitioned and it declared that the Company became the 108th Livery Company from February 19th 2008. In 2009 the Security Professionals’ Company petitioned the privy council for a royal charter and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II approved an Order instructing the Lord Chancellor to affix the great seal to the Worshipful Company’s charter, which was granted on 15 February 2010.
Yasmeen Stratton is the Director of global recruitment consultancy SSR Personnel Corporate Security & Risk and Vice Chair of the OSAC UK Country Council, Steering Committee. She was appointed Master Elect in May 2020 and installed as Master on 11 September 2020. In 2014, SSR became the Financial Sponsor of the Company of Security Professionals Apprentice Management Scheme until 2017. Yasmeen held the role of Apprentice Master until November 2019, working with April Chapman, a talented student from Harris Garrard Academy. Yasmeen is Vice Chair of the US State Department, Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) UK Country Council Steering Committee. An active council member since 2008, she has coordinated numerous UK events and…