Nigel Cribb

Group Operations Director

Nigel has more than twenty-five years of military experience in Counter-IED, combat engineering and overseas operations. As Operations Director, Managing Director and now Group Operations Director, he has overseen the winning, mobilising and delivery of more than £50M worth of Counter-IED and Humanitarian Mine Action contracts in the past 4 years. His commercial approach and intuitive understanding of overseas civilian and military capability development ensures that Optima always delivers operational outputs that contribute to truly sustainable outcomes.