Philip Vardey brings over ten years of security industry experience to his role in various security and technology projects. Over his career, he has been involved in security supervision and facilities management to physical security systems administration and technical program management.
Mr. Vardey began his career in the guarding sector whilst quickly progressing to a senior supervision role within a high-profile UK Data Centre. During his time in this role, he was instrumental in the day-to-day management of site security operations, enforcing technology usage standards and assisting Data Centre staff and clients with their day-to-day security operational needs. Afterwards, he progressed to a joint security and facilities management position at a prestigious London University focusing on security technology management whilst assisting the facilities department with site operations.
Joining the Guidepost Solutions team in EMEA, Mr. Vardey was initially a part of the Managed Services division providing remote security systems administration, technical support and platform optimization. Additionally, assisted in the design group to deploy new sites and system upgrades before progressing to the Project Management team several years ago.
In this capacity, Mr. Vardey has provided embedded support to key clients supporting a variety of projects across four continents, 10+ countries, 140+ locations in over 30 global markets. He brings a unique blend of technical ability, project management and operations experience in the global systems space with strong experience managing cross-border projects for multinational clients. Recent project support have been located in various sites across the United Kingdom, Ireland, Netherlands, Germany, North Africa, Russia, Singapore and Australia.