Strategic Advisory Council

Counter-Terrorism & Intelligence Specialist


Dr Samantha Newbery

Dr Samantha specialises in intelligence and in counter-terrorism. With a PhD from Trinity College Dublin, she has delivered guest lectures at such prestigious institutions as the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom and the Norwegian Defence Intelligence School. Her publications are many and include the book Why Spy? The Art of Intelligence co-authored with Brian T.W. Stewart CMG, a former Deputy Chief of MI6, as well as the forthcoming book Terrorist Informers in Northern Ireland.

For more than ten years she has taught security professionals studying for Masters degrees by distance learning, is a Member of the Security Institute, and is a member of the Close Protection and Security Journal’s editorial board.


Have a project in mind? Let’s get to work.