The Team

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Modern Slavery Consultants brings together a team of highly skilled professionals with wide knowledge and first-hand experience in identifying and dealing with human trafficking and modern day slavery, supported by specialist research capabilities.

Allan Doherty

Senior Director

Allan is our Senior Director and has vast experience and knowledge of modern slavery and human trafficking.  From his long and highly successful career in UK law enforcement and victim care and support, Allan has exceptional experience in investigating and dealing with crime and understands its impact on victims, business and our wider societies.

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Sue Swidrak

Training Director

Sue is our Training Director and has a wealth of experience and expertise in designing and delivering highly impactful and effective training programmes which have benefited thousands of frontline professionals across the UK.


Associate Investigator

Following his early career in the armed forces, Andy spent 25 years with the police service, reaching the rank of Detective Inspector, specialising in anti-corruption.


Associate Investigator

A former police officer with West Yorkshire Police to the rank of Detective Inspector, Gary has wide experience within the field of criminal investigation and conduct.


Associate Investigator

Jake retired as a Detective Sergeant from West Yorkshire Police having completed 34 years’ service, the majority of this time was spent as an operational detective, both locally and nationally, investigating serious and organised crime.


Associate Investigator

Phil is a retired police Inspector, having served 30 years with West Yorkshire Police.  His experience in the police service covered all aspects of operational policing, specialising in criminal investigation.  During his time in the police, Phil was also a national hostage negotiator.