Owen Lonsdale

Owen founded Gatehouse in 1999 after spending 45 years in the business. He worked for many major organisations in a managerial role, the introduction of the Aviation Security legislation led him to being appointed security manager for a major forwarder, he assisted the Department for Transport on road shows introducing the new regime. He became a DGSA upon its introduction in 1999 and had varied expertise in the transportation of Dangerous Goods by Air (IATA) and Sea (IMDG). Owen also held various other qualifications including a Diploma in Safety Management.