Organisational Resilience Consultant, Tutor & Trainer
I joined the Business Continuity industry in 2006 (from the Financial
Services sector) as a Business Continuity Consultant for a small
private consultancy business.
Because of my passion for the subject (along with my early successes)
I then established my own Business Continuity and wider Resilience
Consultancy business (including Risk, Information Security, &
Cybercrime) ‘Searchlight Resilience' in 2007- please see searchlightresilience.com.
Delivering the full lifecycle of Business Continuity Management
activities with local, national, and international Customers; I have
extensive Strategic, Tactical, and Operational experience across all
of the Professional Practices and have developed (and continue to
develop) many BCM Programmes, Processes, Systems, Plans, People & Teams.
One of my specialisms is Incident & Crisis Management. I am a
Chairperson for several of our larger customer's Crisis Management
Teams and so am well versed in managing Crises (and the teams) from
their inception through to standing down for each event; as well as
provide in-flight mentoring and coaching to other Crisis Management
Teams during Crises when they occur.
As well as being a full-time Business Continuity/ Resilience
professional; I am also one of the Business Continuity Institute's
approved Trainers and deliver their full suite of BCI courses through
Continuity Shop; including the Certificate of the Business Continuity
Institute course (CBCI) as both Public and In-house training events.
I am a certified ISO 22301 Lead Auditor and Trainer; and also sit on
the Chartered Management Institute's London chapter panel as a
Business Continuity subject matter expert for their professional
I have mentored individuals and teams outside of the formal BCI
Mentoring programme for many years (across all Professional Practices
of the BCM lifecycle) and would be delighted to hear from others who
may require a Mentor to support their own Business Continuity
Please get in contact with me at:
T: +44 (0) 7886 281829
Scott Carver AFBCI (CBCI)