We are EGS Nationwide.

EGS Nationwide is an SIA approved security company based in the North East with board members that include ex Counter Terrorism and Intelligence officers from the Police and Prison sectors.


Geoff Capes


EGS Nationwide Chairman for the last 10 years. Geoff has been involved in the security industry for over the last 35 years. He has ensured that the Board, as a whole, plays a full and constructive part in the development and determination of the Group’s strategies and policies.

Alec Wallace

Operations Director & Head of Drone Detection

Alec has vast experience in Security & Crisis Management, Counter Terrorism Training & Instruction to various Governmental Agencies. Alec has served as a Police Officer, with twenty years with the Metropolitan Police Service and eleven years with Derbyshire Constabulary, serving in a variety of positions from uniform dedicated beat officer to Detective Sergeant with the East Midlands Counter Terrorism Intelligence unit and working with NOMS/Probation and the Security Service to manage the risk and threat posed by prisoners who have been convicted for terrorism offences.

Bryan Burke

Compliance Director

Bryan is accountable for providing a single point of contact for the over-sight of safety, security, environmental and performance compliance. Bryan work in conjunction with the delivery teams to review, identify business risks, implement appropriate control measures and strategies for improvement.


Dariush Mohandes

Head of Training Operations

Dariush has been a training professional since 1991, delivering work-based learning across a range of people related industries. Dariush has successfully delivered over 400 apprenticeships. Having previously served in the Metropolitan Police and then working in retail management, Dariush has helped develop many training programmes for holiday centres including the introduction of the first security standards.

Martin Brown

Training Consultant

Martin has been associated with training and development since 1990, delivering medical skills and other Military subjects and since 2000 has worked within civilian orientated training based around his skills as a Medical Technician and Specialist Security. Having previously served in the British Armed Forces and then working in Security Training and management, Martin worked for a variety of Blue Chip companies before joining EGS.

Mark Cox


Mark has been a training specialist since 2003. Mark started by delivering specialist training in Civil Enforcement and Car Parking Industry. Being innovative to change especially with the introduction of moving traffic offences by CCTV. Mark has constantly developed his skills and qualifications and now specialises in First Aid, a range of Security SIA programmes, bespoke parking related training and Assessment / verification of Apprenticeships.

Cyber Security

Amar Singh

Partner & CEO of CM Alliance

Amar is an industry influencer and leader, founder of a not-for-profit organisation Give01Day.com and the Cyber Management Alliance and Chair of ISACA’s UK Security Advisory Group. Several of the world’s prestigious media organisations and publications regularly seek and publish Amar’s counsel and guidance, including: BBC, Financial Times, Al Jazeera, The Economist, The Guardian and The Daily Telegraph.