Lauren Barr

Associate and Head of Research, London

Lauren is the Head of Research in Schillings’ Intelligence & Investigations team, overseeing operations and ensuring adherence to industry best practices. As a former UK government senior intelligence analyst, Lauren draws on 7 years’ experience in the British Army and in a former role, worked in Eastern Europe for NATO delivering strategic reform.

Her strengths lie in technical OSINT investigations, complex data analysis, and visualisations. She excels in crisis response, protecting clients by consistently delivering creative and data driven solutions for reputation, security, and privacy issues. Lauren holds an MSc in Crisis and Disaster Management.