Category: Ex-Forces

August 18, 2020

In 2019, two FDM consultants won in their categories, and this year, we are proud to see four 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 for their new careers and […]

June 27, 2019 Lauren Page, Blog Editor

Today is National PTSD Awareness Day. We chatted with Garry Burns from Combat Stress to talk about advice for former servicemen and women and how Combat Stress can provide support and guidance.

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.

April 16, 2019 Julio Torres, Blog Contributor

Julio Torres joined the FDM London Academy in August 2018 and is currently placed with one of our clients as a Business Analyst. Before FDM, he spent six years in the US Military and attended John Jay College of Criminal Justice where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in History and he also studied at […]