Vestigo Consulting provides several training courses delivered in our Liverpool City Centre facility. The training and conference rooms are fully furnished and equipped to the highest standard. We provide 100MB dedicated internet, all your IT equipment required to complete the course, on-site IT support and large 4K screens providing you with a state of the art audio and visual learning experience.
Alongside this, we also have a large breakout area for you to use, which includes kitchen facilities, tea and coffee, a pool table and a dartboard for you to use at your leisure.
Director of Training
Steve is for former Detective Constable with 17 years of experience with Cheshire Constabulary and one of the founders of Internet Investigation Solutions, the company behind the Long Arm® platform and parent company to Vestigo.
Steve is an operationally experienced internet investigator, having worked in covert policing roles for many years. Steve also worked as a Digital Forensics Investigator.
Steve is an experienced trainer specialising in III, RIPA
Outside of Vestigo and IIS, Steve is a keen Skier, Mountain Biker & Sea Kayaker with a love of the Sea and Mountains, but he can also hold his own in a round of Call of Duty Multiplayer (Xbox).
Neil is one of the most operationally experienced digital investigation practitioners out there, having retired from Lancashire Constabulary in January 2021.
Neil is a specialist in pretty much everything involving Digital Media and has put those skills to good effect as the Digital Media Coordinator in many major crime investigations over the last 15 years. Neil works with a ‘find a way’ attitude to problems which has helped convict many serious criminals. As the Lead Trainer for Vestigo, Neil is imparting all his knowledge, attitude and experience into our training courses and workshops.
Outside of work, Neil is a Gym hound, beer-drinking, live music lover with a lust for foreign travel. Neil is also a gamer but lacks skills in a COD free for all (Camper). Neil recently defected from PS4 to Xbox Series X.
Mark is a former Police officer from Merseyside and Lancashire police with over 37 years of experience in law enforcement. Mark worked for many years as a Senior Intelligence Officer. Mark was a DMI and III Practitioner covering many high profile operations and investigations. Prior to joining Vestigo, Mark coordinated III Training and was the Long Arm® SPoC for Lancashire Constabulary
Mark joined Vestigo in March 2021 as a specialist III trainer, specialising in social media investigation. Mark is often found scouting new and upcoming social media sites identifying new techniques and methodology for training.
Outside of work, Mark loves spending time with his family and holidaying in the UK and abroad. Mark is running old school PS4 but doesn’t like to talk about it.
Dylan has 18 years of experience in law enforcement, is a former Assistant International Liaison Officer, and a Senior Officer in the UK’s leading law enforcement agencies. Dylan is a qualified PIP 2 Investigator and accredited analyst and has a background in surveillance and advanced interviewing techniques.
Dylan has drawn upon his experiences as an advanced level III practitioner, a Financial Investigator for a global correspondent bank and a secondment to the UK Financial Intelligence Unit to become a leader in combating International financial crime, bribery & corruption, and environmental crimes.
Dylan has recently provided commentary for The Guardian and the Organised Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) on the Pandora Papers leak and has given presentations to global audiences on financial corporate due diligence investigations.
Outside of work Dylan’s hobby is OSINT, Companies house and the Wayback Machine are his COD! Dylan is also secretly something of a heavy metal rock star.
Mark has 18 years of experience in law enforcement, a former Detective Constable of Greater Manchester Police. Mark worked in various roles ranging from uniformed and plainclothes policing, intelligence management, gang-related violence and covert investigations before transferring in 2016 to the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit.
In the Regional Crime Unit, Mark continued his work in covert operations focusing his attention on the online exploitation of children. The chief constable commended him for his tenacity and professionalism in bringing to justice over 170 sex offenders and safeguarding over 200 children over three years.
Mark is in the final year of an MSc in Cyber Security & Intelligence at the University of Warwick and has ended his time in policing to work in cyberspace, particularly focusing on Dark Web & Cryptocurrency Investigations.
Outside of work, Mark can make a mean pizza and even does that spinny thing with the dough over his head. Mark sits in the PS5 camp, usually running around a map firing into thin air before rage quitting.
Vestigo Training Coordinator
Kelly is the person behind the emails and phone calls who keeps the machine oiled, ensuring the correct people are on the right courses on the right dates with the right information.
Kelly is responsible for coordinating all of the courses and training schedules and helping to keep Vestigo as flexible and helpful as possible to all of our clients.
Outside of work, Kelly likes to spend time with her children and dog whilst keeping Steve organised (professionally and personally). Kelly hates gaming and regrets buying Steve a new Xbox for Christmas.