Rob Gathergood is the Operations and Training Manager for OPSEC Solutions Ltd. He served 23 years for the New Zealand Army working in a variety of training and leadership roles, attaining the rank of Warrant Officer.
Rob’s valued experience includes two military operational tours in high-risk locations abroad and as Senior Instructor, facilitating the delivery of Close Quarter Battle (CQB) within the New Zealand Army. Significantly important to Rob’s military career, was working as part of the Christchurch earthquake response team. On completion of his service, Rob further developed his skills as a workplace Health and Safety Trainer for two years before joining the OPSEC team.
His knowledge and experience provides OPSEC quality planning and management, leadership, risk assessment and management and, training in the critical risk areas of personal safety and security from violence and natural disasters.
During his downtime, Rob enjoys getting out in the hills or on the roads running and mountain biking as well as relaxing on the paddle board.