Paul Mercer

Leadership Track
Managing Director, HawkSight SRM Ltd
Paul Mercer is an accomplished Enterprise Security Risk Management Professional with a profound background in strategic studies, international politics, and security risk management.

A former Royal Navy Search & Rescue helicopter commander, Paul has offered strategic insights to prominent international organisations, energy, and extractives sectors in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. He has a rich blend of military discipline, corporate security experise, and entrepreneurial acumen, making him uniquely suited for complex risk management and senior security roles.

Paul is the founder of HawkSight Security Risk Management, holds a master’s degree in International Politics from the University of Glasgow and joined the UK Register of Chartered Security Professionals in September 2020.

Session: The Strategic Influence of Security Professionals - How Do We Build Bridges Inside Our Organisations? (Interactive Workshop)