Ben Timberlake is a security consultant and medic in high-risk areas, specialising in Iraq and Syria. He served in 21 SAS. Previously, he worked undercover in nuclear terrorism, the Far Right, and the trafficking of people, wildlife, looted antiquities and organs.
His autobiography “High Risk: a True Story of the SAS, Drugs and other Bad Behaviour” was a bestseller in 2022. He has also written for the Financial Times, Guardian and Economist and made documentaries for BBC, Channel 4 and Discovery on topics from Japanese mummies to prehistoric rock art.