Neil Elliot is an adviser to Open Briefing. Neil has worked in the humanitarian aid sector for over 25 years. He is currently the security manager for CARE International in Amman, Jordan. He was previously the global security adviser at GOAL Ireland and head of global safety and security at Save the Children UK. Between 2012 and 2016, he was a security adviser for the Conflict, Humanitarian and Security Operations Team (CHASE OT) in the British government’s Department for International Development (DfID), where he coordinated emergency response and managed high-risk deployments.