Current UK Terror Threat Level
Substantial: an attack is likely

Management Team

Meet the Team

Management Team

Oakpark Security has an established leadership team who balance a wealth of industry experience with innovative thinking around customer service and new technologies that add value to our business.


Ed Smith MSyI CSMP®

Head of Security Services

Ed joined the company in 2014 to help drive the company's move towards specialist business resilience solutions. With a strong focus on innovation and technology, Ed is responsible for our Resilience Consultancy business stream, offering risk management advice to our customers through the use of our custom Security Audit and Security Risk Survey tools. His other main responsibility is the design of security solutions and their presentation in tender/proposal documentation.


Peter Sutton MSyI

Operations Support Manager

Peter is the Head of Security Services for the entire Vertas Group of Companies and responsible for all associated security operations. With over 30 years spent working in the private security industry, Peter was admitted as a member of the Security Institute in 2017 based on his three decades of experience. Outside of work, Peter enjoys golf, travelling and spending time with his family.


Daniel Fletcher

Operations Manager

Daniel joined Oakpark Security in 2017 in a role within our Security Operations Centre and quickly established himself as an efficient and reliable member of the Operations team. Successive promotions saw Daniel promoted to his current role as Operations Manager for our Eastern Region (Essex, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Norfolk) in April 2021. He now oversees a portfolio of Manned Guarding and Mobile Response clients in sectors as diverse as local government, warehousing property development, logistics & transport. Daniel’s passion for his work was highlighted in 2022 when he completed a total restructure of our Mobile Response division which has led to an increase in efficiency, growth and profitability. He divides his time between our Head Office in Colchester and Regional Office’s, allowing him to effectively manage his portfolio across East Anglia.

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Introducing Oakpark Security

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