Dave Chen

Dave is a dynamic and mature multilingual professional trainer, with extensive operational experience in many hostile and remote environments. He is a highly adaptable and flexible member of the team, and brings a strong background in personal safety, first aid & risk management.

He delivers on our crisis management, travel safety and security risk management courses. He is also a central part of our SAFA programme in the UK and Kenya, and delivers a lot of French Language training to clients in Francophone Africa. 

Prior to joining ILS, Dave worked extensively across Africa, Europe and the Middle East in the Humanitarian and Private Security sectors. Most recently, he has worked with Team Rubicon UK assisting with all areas of disaster response and relief internationally and domestically, including training in first aid and travel safety.