Phil Ashby has collected numerous accolades since graduating from Cambridge in 1991. As a Royal Marine, he has been awarded the Commando medal, served as Troop Commander around the globe, served as Captain with the Parachute Regiment in the UK, Norway and Northern Ireland, and, as Major, was posted to Sierra Leone to work with the United Nations as a Military Observer. After a further fifteen months of Royal Marines officer training in 1992, Phil won the Commando medal for Leadership, Unselfishness, Cheerfulness, Determination and Courage. He has completed a Masters' Degree at the Royal Military College of Science and is a regular broadcaster and public speaker.
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