Campbell McCafferty CBE

Director, Civil Contingencies Secretariat, Cabinet Office, 
Business Emergency Recovery Group Leadership Team

With an academic background in vaccine research, Campbell joined the Ministry of Defence in 1995 where he held a  number of roles. In areas such as UK Operational Policy lead; policy lead for operations in Libya; and finally leading the MoD contribution towards the security operation  for the London 2012 Olympic Games.

In his current role he is responsible for the UK's national preparedness for all disruptive challenges; where developing the resilience of communities and businesses alike are part of a very wide ranging remit, that recently included being appointed as Co-ordinator to deliver the 2014 NATO Summit in Wales.