Part of the Connected campaign is a call for increased diversity in the security industry, and Security Matters has also recently published a fascinating article by former police officer and Director of Nuology, Claire Humble. She writes of the security business: "I'm excited to say that the industry is ripe for change. It's ready for a new breed of diverse leaders."
But she points out that this won't just happen of its own accord - it will need encouragement by those currently in positions of power. These new leaders, she writes, "will need to be encouraged, nurtured and helped by all leaders, and notably so white male leaders who are in the majority right now. They are the leaders who are going to have to not only step forward, but also step up and take positive action to bring about meaningful change."
Read the full piece here.