Who’s GBAD is it anyway?
Contributor: Hugo has 14 years experience at Command and the Staff across operational and capability branches. This article is a sequel to Hugo’s first article: “The Alliance vs The Bear &...
How David Bowie’s Berlin Trilogy can Help with COA Generation
Contributor: “Holding Three and calling Spoof” has over 12 years of leadership, management and planning experience with the British military Predictable. Blunt. Formulaic.  The lack of div...
Looking to the Future: Modernising Defence
Contributor: Rob has 17 years’ experience leading soldiers and on the staff in operational and strategic contexts at home and on operations. The Ministry of Defence is almost into month nine of self-r...
Has Cyber driven us MAD?
Contributor: Matthew Botsford has over 20 years of combat leadership and management experience.  The Wavell Room are pleased to bring you an abridged version of his full article on Cyber Warfare, whic...
The Tactical Impact of Strategic Decisions: Accommodation
Contributor: Brian has 8 years experience leading infantry soldiers on operations and in barracks. He has spent a significant amount of time listening to the challenges soldiers face, and how these im...
Leading by Example – The Officers’ Mess
Contributor: Steve has 13 years of hands on leadership experience and has deployed on multiple operational tours. He also has direct working experience of capability management and defence procurement...
The Alliance vs The Bear – Some Fundamentals of Why Russia Won’t Win. (Part 1)
Contributor: Hugo has 14 years experience at Command and the Staff across operational and capability branches. On 11th July 2014 the Ukrainian 79th Airmobile Brigade was subjected to a 3 (and a bit) m...
There is no longer a place for light role infantry in the British Army
Contributor: Rob has 6 years of hands on light role infantry leadership experience. The announcement of Army 2020 Refine in December 2016[1] brought a marked change in the British Army’s organisation ...
Failure to embrace Diversity and Inclusion will be your downfall
Contributor: Jo has 3 years of leadership and management experience in the British Army, where she supported the staff of a Brigade Headquarters. Tim Collins’ recent article in the Telegraph discusses...
RUSI Annual Chief of the Defence Staff Lecture 2017: the view from the Wavell Room.
Contributors: The Wavell Team The Wavell Room team was privileged to be invited to hear the Chief of the Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, give his annual CDS Christmas lecture at the...