Damien is a self declared geek of all trades. Since 1996, Damien has been a trusted advisor and consultant to an elite group of clients including government departments, defense and military organizations, telecommunications providers, financial services institutions, universities, schools, manufacturing giants, technology giants.
With a unique blend of commercial, technological, educational, medical, and rescue expertise, Damien founded X3SI to change the face of first aid, emergency and wilderness medical education.
An avid outdoorsman, Damien is a District Training Advisor to The Scout Association and the Group Scout Leader of 2nd Kuala Lumpur. He is a paramedical practitioner, a Wilderness First Responder with Wilderness Medical Associates, and is qualified in both technical rope rescue and white water rescue.
Before moving to Asia, Damien spent several years with the NSW State Emergency Service in Australia and Volunteer Rescue Association, qualifying in General Rescue, Search & Rescue, Storm Damage, Flood Boat Operations, Road Crash Rescue and Vertical Rescue. Damien was a NSW State Rescue Board accredited operator.
Damien teaches Urban First Aid for the Emergency Care & Safety Institute and Wilderness Medicine for Wilderness Medical Associates International.
Damien holds a Certificate III in Public Safety and a Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training.