Sarah-Jane Prew

  • Aviation Security Consultant
  • Arup UK

Sarah has an extensive background in aviation safety and security but most recently, before joining Arup, she worked as a Counter Terrorism Security Advisor for Thames Valley Police in the UK. At Arup she specialises in integrating layered security solutions to design projects, focusing on establishing the correct governance to incorporate physical and procedural security inputs at an early stage whereby they are most robust and cost-effective. She works mainly on airports and associated developments but also Critical National Infrastructure and other crowded places. She has a particular interest in procedural security and in understanding behaviour within a particular space, therefore designing and developing awareness to improve behaviour and response in critical situations.


  • Terrorism and Countering Terrorism (incl. FTFs as sleepers)

    Whilst the threat from ISIL and Al Qaeda has diminished since the destruction of the Islamic Caliphate in Syria and Iraq, Isil’s defeat has left thousands of Foreign Terrorist Fighters (FTF’s) in captivity in the Middle East and -Stan countries, with many more yet unaccounted for. How much of a long-term threat do these unaccounted […]