Colin Dobell

Position: Managing Director, Care & Custody

Colin Dobell joined Mitie in 2009 as founder of Mitie Care & Custody, now the largest provider of immigration detention services to the UK Home Office.

As managing director of Mitie’s Care & Custody business, Colin is responsible for a number of businesses dedicated to delivering public services in a range of secure environments. Clients include central and local government, NHS England, police and crime commissioners.

Colin has operated in the outsourcing sector for over 20 years, joining Group 4 in 1993 as Divisional Finance Manager. He went on to become Commercial Director for all Group 4 UK’s public and private partnership businesses before joining the GEO Group Inc. in 2005 as finance director.