Callum Hislam is Itad’s Global Safety & Security Adviser. He joined the business in October 2014 and leads our Global Travel, Safety & Security team. Callum has overall responsibility for implementing Itad’s strategic approach to Safety & Security Risk management.
Callum is a certified security risk manager and has over five years of experience in developing and implementing risk management mechanisms that ultimately enable Itad to deliver projects in some of the worlds most challenging and complex environments. Callum is driven by a passion to provide practical and fit for purpose solutions, which ultimately lead to insightful outcomes, whilst providing a rewarding and safe experience for our staff.
In addition to overseeing Itad’s internal Safety & Security framework, Callum works with clients and external partners to ensure all security measures meet Itad standards, and he manages Itad’s relationships with external security providers. Callum also plays an active role in leading Itad’s incident and crisis management teams during the preparatory, responsive and review phases.
Callum received a BA (Hons) Degree in Geography & Sociology at the University of Sussex in 2010. Callum is an avid adventurer and regularly undertakes long distance cycle tours around Europe and beyond. Prior to working at Itad, Callum worked on a number of International development projects in both India and Myanmar, including reforestation in the Western Ghats and working on social development in Yangon.