Why Ex-Armed Forces Make Better Security Professionals.

Lead Element Security Group is a London based security company. We are Veteran Owned Veteran Operated. This is more than a brand it is a truth that permeates us. Our deep roots in the British Armed Forces are reflected not only in the background of our Founders and managing partners but in every single one of our Security Officers.

This means we only employ Security Officers with training and experience from the British Armed Forces – people who have a high level of professionalism and discipline, people who we can personally vouch for.

We believe Ex-Armed Forces make better Security Professionals because of the following traits and skills:

Natural leadership: The military trains people to lead by example as well as through direction, delegation, motivation, and inspiration. Our employees understand the practical ways to manage behaviours for results.

An accelerated learning curve: Ex-Armed Forces have the proven ability to learn new skills and concepts. They enter our team with identifiable and transferable skills related to security and risk management, proven in real-world situations.

Teamwork: A blend of individual and group productivity is important in most areas of life and work. Our employees understand how genuine teamwork grows out of a responsibility to one’s colleagues and one’s clients.

Competent performance under pressure: Ex-Armed Forces understand the rigours of tight schedules and limited resources. They have developed the capacity to know how to complete priorities on time, in spite of incredible stress. They know the importance of staying with a task until it is done right.

Integrity: Ex-Armed Forces know what it means to do “an honest day’s work.” Our clients will benefit from of a track record of integrity, often including high levels of security clearances. This integrity translates into qualities of professionalism and reliability.