Willie Nugent

Founder and Managing Director of Eurocheck Security Consultants Limited. Willie served in the Irish Defence Forces for over twenty years, retired with the rank of Captain in 2001 and set up Eurocheck Security Consultants Limited. While serving in the Irish Defence Forces, he served in the Military Police, Army Ranger Wing and the Cavalry Corps. He served three years in South Lebanon as part of UNIFIL (the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon). While he was heavily involved in security, operational and training aspects, he also has extensive experience in the areas of logistics and transport.

Willie is strongly committed to human rights and democracy and served as Special Security Officer with EUBAM (The European Union Border Assist Mission at Rafah) in Gaza and Israel in 2009. During the last three years he has conducted Hostile Environment, Security Awareness and War Crimes Investigation training throughout Europe, Africa, the Middle East and South America. Willie holds a Level 7 Certificate in Further Education from the National University of Ireland at Maynooth.

Willie is a member of:

    • The Institute For International Criminal Investigations—IICI
    • The American Society for Industrial Security—ASIS
    • The Security Institute of Ireland—SII
    • The American S2 Safety & Intelligence Institute—S2
    • The Association of Irish Risk Management—AIRM