Roger Davies MBE QGM


Roger Davies MBE QGM is a former Trustee of AOAV. During a military career with the British Army he commanded the Northern Ireland Bomb Disposal unit in the 1990s, and was a specialist dealing with explosive and munitions looking at use, misuse, storage, transportation and technical assessment. From 2000 he set up a business analysing terrorist incidents around the world and provided training around the world in response to terrorist devices. During this time he and his team developed procedures for investigating and responding to explosive incidents that were adopted by a number of international customers. Now retired, Roger maintains a well-regarded blog on the history of explosives and their illegal use at He continues to advise a number of NGOs on a pro bono basis.