Guy was born in Papakura; New Zealand but completed his education in the UK, graduating with a BA in politics. After University he worked for the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe and was based in Croatia before returning to New Zealand and joining the Army.
In the Army, he completed the commissioning course and was posted to the Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment and held several command and staff appointments that included operational deployments to East Timor and the Middle East. After seven years of service, he left the Army and joined the private security industry in 2008.
Guy started working for the British government before moving into a Security consultant position within Oil & Gas; Port Harcourt, Nigeria. He then became an Operations Manager for Nigeria based in Lagos, before being posted to London as a Senior Operations Manager. During this time Guy worked with almost all of the major Oil and Gas majors supporting both onshore and offshore operations.
Guy has a foundation degree in Security consultancy and management. Most recently Guy finished two years with professional services firm PwC based in Dubai where he was the Regional Security Manager covering MENA. During this time he completed an MBA through Imperial College London. Guy is currently the Head of Sales for G4S Risk Consulting Ltd based in London.