Meet The Team

  • Huw A Roberts
    Managing Director

    With over 33 years service in the British Army including numerous operational tours in several theatres, former Major Huw Roberts served as both a Royal Military Police and Airborne Forces Officer. As both a professional military planner and former Chief Instructor of the Royal Military Police Close Protection Unit, Huw brings extensive experience and skill in leadership and training of combat, unarmed combat, hostile environments and security to Combat Security. Huw’s leadership of Combat Security is forged from his continued commitment and dedication to public service and safety.

  • Ross McLeod
    Chief Operating Officer

    Having served 30 years in the British Police, ex Inspector Ross also brings senior management experience within the private and commercial security sector and as a teacher. With his unrivalled blend of law enforcement, security and teaching experience, Ross brings to Combat Security an unwavering commitment to serving and protecting the vulnerable.

  • Reece Coker
    Chief Instructor

    Reece is the Chief Instructor for Combat Academy, which is the training division of Combat Security. A highly skilled ex professional MMA fighter, he has over 25 years active involvement in unarmed combat and a variety of martial arts. His previous military career included operational service with both the elite Royal Navy Submarine Service and British Army. Additionally, with his extensive experience in the private, commercial and Government security sectors, coupled with a strong academic background in psychology, Reece is singularly equipped for his role as Chief Instructor. Reece is now dedicated to establishing the highest standard of personal safety, self defence and security training systems throughout the industry.

  • Rocky Tamplin
    Assistant Chief Instructor

    Rocky brings a wealth of expertise and skill in delivering unarmed combat, personal safety and self defence training to instructors and students in his role as Assistant Chief Instructor. Having collaborated closely with Reece for the past 7 years, Rocky is a ground fighting specialist with tremendous experience and ability. Rocky is also an exceptionally talented and committed youth worker, working with young people from a variety of backgrounds.

  • Lawrence Hamilton
    Assistant Chief Instructor

    With over 25 years traditional martial arts experience, ex aviation engineer Laurence served on 3 operational tours of Afghanistan with the Joint Special Forces Aviation Wing of the Royal Air Force. He has extensive experience in the field of high risk private security, which has given him a unique understanding of the reality in combat risk and security. Laurence has a keen interest in the field of criminological psychology and brings unique perspectives to Combat Security.

  • Jason Hare
    HQ Senior Instructor

    As an exceptionally skilled unarmed combat and security operative, Jason has vast experience of teaching military fitness, personal safety and self defence in a structured, fun and safe manner to instructors, beginners and advanced level students alike. A serving member of the British Army Reserve, Jason is an outstanding asset to the team.