Category: Ex-Forces

May 12, 2021

In 2019, two FDM consultants won in their categories, and this year, we are proud to see three of our alumni and one of our consultants being shortlisted for the awards. In this blog, Steve Kelly, Neil Usborne, Peter Hopes and Peter Carlin tell us about how their time in the military has prepared them […]

February 26, 2021

Mark Sharp is one of our Ex-Forces consultants. Before joining FDM in 2019, he served in the Royal Marines for ten years. He trained on the Ex-Forces Advanced stream and is now a Project Manager working in the healthcare sector.   Read below Mark’s career story and the challenges he faced during the Covid-19 pandemic.   What do you remember most […]

June 4, 2019 Danielle Sandy, Ex-Forces Blog Contributor

FDM’s Ex-Forces Programme focuses on transforming ex-servicemen and women into IT and business professionals. The programme is specifically designed to provide service leavers with expertise, training and commercial experience, bridging the gap between the Forces and the corporate world. Name: Tom Apps Then: Sergeant, Intelligence Corps, British Army  Now: Scrum Master in Cardiff I served just shy […]

May 22, 2019 Will Eeles, Ex-Forces Blog Contributor

Last weekend, the intrepid men and women of FDM returned to the Lake District to take part in the Cumbrian Challenge, which is ran by the excellent charity Walking with the Wounded.