The Lord Hogan-Howe QPM recently retired as the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, the most senior role in British Policing. The organisation is responsible for leading the national police Counter terrorist network for the United Kingdom and policing London with liaison officers based around the world.
He oversaw the delivery of a safe 2012 London Olympics. His distinguished career includes leading Merseyside Police as Chief Constable, and in both roles saw significant reductions in crime and efficiency improvements leading to more officers on the front line. As Her Majesty's Inspector of Constabularies he led nationally on the themes of counter terrorism and serious and organised crime.