Sally Webmark-Taylor, Head of Financial Crime Risk Name Screening, Aviva
Sally is an experienced manager focused on Financial Crime Risk & Compliance and a subject matter expert in customer and sanctions screening. Sally is currently responsible for Name Screening globally within the Financial Crime Risk function at Aviva, a position she has held since 2017. She previously held a similar position for HSBC for 5 years,... after working in Fraud and collaboration areas. The session will describe Financial Crime challenges within the insurance industry and what Aviva are doing about it. Bad actors and bad behaviour affects everyone from fellow insured customers to world stability. Insurance companies play a very important role in fighting this. Aviva are on financial crime risk transformation journey which Sally is part of to ensure Aviva find the bad guys, and do not do business with people we shouldn’t do business with - and that we perform enhanced due diligence for people who are more exposed to money laundering and bribery.
Kevin Fielder, CISO, Just Eat
Kevin Fielder is the CISO of Just Eat. In this role he is responsible for global security across all areas of this dynamic FTSE100 company. Kevin has transformed security by building capability from the ground up, raised the profile of security to ensure it is a key consideration for all areas of the business, created security strategy tailored to the needs of the... global business, with a strong focus on monitoring, understanding, detection and response. This has enabled him to provide security while remaining agile and minimising the need for excessive process and governance, and built a high performing team across multiple sites to deliver the strategy.Kevin’s key priorities include: ensuring security and risk are represented at board level, and understood across all areas of the business, developing and delivering clear vision / mission / strategy gaining full executive support for group wide programme, creating board level reporting on security maturity and risk posture along with industry comparisons and planned end state, automating and integrating security into DevOps processes. All while working to remain relatively technical to be able to engage with technical as well as non technical teams!
Simon Edwards, Solutions Architect, Nominet
Simon has worked in the IT industry for nearly 30 years, with 25 spent in cyber. His career has involved working for a number of established security vendors (Trend Micro, Netscreen/Juniper, Nitro Security) and for government lead organisations such as HMRC and NATO. He is both a CISSP and a GIAC Forensic Analyst; and use the later skills as a first Cyber responder... to the NHS during the WannaCry outbreak, and Maersk during the NonPetya attack and consequent clean up. As Solutions Architect at Nominet, Simon is as an expert in Cyber Security, Threat Intelligence and Cyber Response, helping customers to use simple protocols such as DNS to both protect and detect advanced threats.
Ken Ducatel, Director, DG DIGIT, European Commission
Ken Ducatel, British, aged 61, holds a PhD in economic geography from Bristol University and an MSc in transport policy from Cranfield University in the UK. He has worked on information society policy for thirty years. He was a member of the Faculty of University of Manchester for 14 years. From 1997 to 2003, he worked at the European Commission's Institute... for Prospective Technological Studies in Seville, where he led the Institute's flagship "Futures Project".From 2004 to 2008 he was a member of Commissioner Reding's Cabinet where he was responsible for Lisbon Strategy & Policies for the Information Society. In January 2009 he became Head of Unit for the "Digital Agenda: Policy Coordination" in DG Information Society. In July 2012 he took over the unit "Software and Service, Cloud Computing" in the newly formed DG CONNECT.In September 2014, he became the Chief Information Security Officer in DG DIGIT with the responsibility for assuring the security of the Commission's corporate IT assets. He was appointed member of the ENISA Management Board in November 2014.As of January 1, 2016 he was appointed Director of the newly created Directorate DIGIT.S "IT Security". This Directorate is reinforcing IT Security capability and resources to meet the rising challenge of cybersecurity. In addition to his role of Director for IT Security, from November 2016 until May 2017 he was also acting Director for Digital Business Solutions, responsible for providing information systems for the Commission. Subsequently, since July 2017, he is also acting Head of CERT-EU, the Computer Emergency Response Team for the EU Institutions and Agencies.
Patrick Boismenu, Head of Cyber-programme, UN Office of Drugs and Crime
Mr Patrick Boismenu is a cybercrime expert with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and is currently posted in Tunis, Tunisia. Mr Patrick Boismenu was previously a police officer within the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and he has worked, for the past 20 years, in high profile criminal cases in regards to cybercriminality and forensic analysis. Mr.... Boismenu is a recognized international expert witness on various subjects including encryption, forensic analysis, cybercrime investigations and mobile security analysis. He possesses a Master in computer engineering and 70 different private certifications related to cyber forensics, cyber security and cyber investigations. He was also a professor at Concordia University and Polytechnique de Montréal for the past 9 years and for that reason is often invited as a speaker in conferences and summits in regards to cybersecurity and cybercrime investigations. He is currently the project manager for the INL funded initiative “Supporting Tunisian capacities to prevent and combat cybercrime”.
Tim Freestone, Principal Solutions Architect, Deep Secure
Tim has over 25 years’ experience of providing solutions for mission critical systems as a developer, consultant and architect working for both large enterprises and small companies specialising in secure information exchange products and services. Tim has extensive experience of designing and building cyber security systems for NATO, defence and government agencies... and commercial organisations worldwide. He has a deep knowledge of communications and security standards and the associated technologies. He has written and presented papers at multiple international conferences including the NATO Cyber Security Symposium and AFCEA TechNet. Tim also takes part in security working groups for the development of standards and was part of a UK Department of Trade and Industry team global cyber security fact finding mission to USA. Tim has a degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Nottingham University and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). Tim is married with three children and lives in Nottingham, United Kingdom.
Ian Thornton-Trump, Head of Cyber Security, AMTrust International
Ian Thornton-Trump, CD, CEH, CNDA, CySA+, CPM, BA is an ITIL certified IT professional with 25 years of experience in IT security and information technology. From 1989 to 1992, Ian served with the Canadian Forces (CF), Military Intelligence Branch; in 2002, he joined the CF Military Police Reserves and retired as a Public Affairs Officer in 2013.... After a year with the RCMP as a Criminal Intelligence Analyst, Ian worked as a cyber security analyst/consultant for multi-national insurance, banking and regional health care. His most memorable role was being a project manager, specializing in cyber security for the Canadian Museum of Human Rights. Today, as Head of Cyber Security for AmTrust International, a subsidiary of AmTrust Financial Services Inc (AFSI), Ian has deep experience with the threats facing small, medium and enterprise businesses. His research and experience have made him a sought-after cyber security consultant specializing in cyber threat intelligence programs for small, medium and enterprise organizations. In his spare time, he teaches cyber security and IT business courses for CompTIA as part of their global faculty and advises The Swisscross Foundation, an independent and impartial humanitarian non-profit organization on matters of cyber security.
Robert Walker, Managing Director & Head of EMEA Asset Stewardship, State Street Global Advisors
Robert is a Managing Director and Head of EMEA on the Asset Stewardship team of State Street Global Advisors (SSGA). Robert and his colleagues on the Asset Stewardship Team are responsible for developing and implementing SSGA's global proxy voting policies and guidelines across all investment strategies, and managing SSGA's proxy voting activities and issuer... engagement on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. Prior to joining SSGA in 2017, Robert was a Director for Social and Governance research at HSBC Bank plc where he lead coverage on ESG issues. Previous financial service roles also include head of Governance research for equity broker Kepler Cheuvreux, and Stewardship Services Manager Europe for GO Investment Partners. During his career, Robert has been ranked in the Extel survey, ranking #1 in 2017, 2015, 2014 & 2013 for governance equity research.
Charl van der Walt, Chief Security Strategy Officer, SecureData
After many years in an "attack and penetration" testing role at SensePost, Charl van der Walt has a deep understanding of the "offensive" paradigm within information security with a particular interest and passion for teaching and training. Over the years he has given courses and lectures for companies and universities the world over and has been a regular on the... Infosec conference circuit, appearing as a speaker at the prestigious Black Hat Briefings multiple times, where SensePost has consistently also been the biggest-selling training provider over the past 10 years.
Aaron Mulgrew, Pre-Sales Consultant, Deep Secure
Aaron is an experienced pre-sales consultant specialising in document security – specifically crafting malicious documents to bypass existing security controls. Aaron has researched into the use of steganography in JPEG image formats. On a day to day basis – Aaron works with Deep Secure clients to prove that their current defences can be exploited, alongside architecting... Deep Secure solutions. Aaron graduated in BSc Computing at De Montfort University. A keen walker, Aaron enjoys spending time outdoors in his spare time and lives in Warwick, United Kingdom.
Lloyd McAllistair, Responsible Investment Analyst, Newton Investment Management
Lloyd is a Responsible Investment Analyst at Newton Investment Management. His role includes conducting research and company engagement on environmental, social and governance issues. Previously he worked at KPMG where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant and worked within the Sustainability Consulting team. Lloyd is a member the Climate Disclosure... Standards Board’s Technical Working Group and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland Sustainability Panel. He is also the Treasurer of a small UK charity and holds a BSc from Loughborough University and an MSc from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Suzan Sakarya, Sales Director, UK&I, Wandera
Suzan is currently a Director at Wandera leading the UK&I sales team and has worked in security for over 10 years. Throughout this time, the mobility and security landscape has evolved exponentially and Suzan has helped organisations globally to secure their employee’s endpoints from threats while helping to increase productivity. Organisations use Wandera... to protect their data from mobile threats, optimise data usage to reduce costs, and gain real-time intelligence on data usage. Wandera works with more than 500 global enterprises including Deloitte, KPMG, Bloomberg and Santander, and has been recognised by leading analysts for its leading Mobile Threat Defence capabilities.
Ryan Adams, Head of Financial Crime Intelligence, Aviva
Ryan has held various positions across the Aviva Group since he joined in 1991. He has specialised in financial crime for many years and was previously Head of Investigations for the Aviva Group. He has worked in the UK, Europe, Asia and North America. During this period of time Ryan has been responsible for leading many investigations which... has often seen him work closely with law enforcement agencies and regulators. Most recently Ryan has taken on the role of Head of Financial Crime Intelligence where he is in charge of creating a global intelligence unit which also manages the Groups financial crime MI and risk management processes. He holds a MA in Fraud Management from Teesside University.
Mark Jones, CISO, Allen & Overy
Mark is an award winning CISO with over 20 years experience in the fields of cyber and information security. His career spans multiple industry sectors and the management of both in house teams as an end user and service provider organisations as a business portfolio owner. Notable appointments include Global CISO for Allen & Overy, Director... of Information Security for BAA (which includes Heathrow Airport and Heathrow Express), Global Director Atos Information and Cyber Security business and Practice Head of IT Security for KPMG Consulting UK. He has spoken at events for and/or made written contributions to The Financial Times, The Times, The Economist, Information Security Europe and SC magazine. Mark holds a degree in computing science and was appointed as a Fujitsu (then ICL) distinguished engineer in 2002.
Mohsin Choudhury, UK Head of Information Security, Bank of Ireland
Mohsin has over 20 years of experience in Information Security from diverse sectors including Investment Banking, Defence & National Security, Central Government, Big 4 Audit Firms, Nuclear and Global Health Organisations. He is responsible for all areas of Information Security from defining security requirements for new digital programmes, advising businesses... of their Cyber Risks, Cyber Incident Management, Technical Cyber Risk Assessment and Financial Regulatory needs. During his career, Mohsin has worked on the Security of Satellite Communication Systems, producing key management and encryption systems, helping and advising Global Investment Bank’s with their Information Security maturity and managing large scale security of transformational programmes . He is highly technical and understands business needs.
James Linton, Lead Researcher, Agari
James Linton is a Lead Researcher for the Agari Cyber Intelligence Division (ACID). James is better known as the Email Prankster who famously pranked various British Politicians, White House members of staff, and various other public personas. At Agari, James is instrumental at researching and turning the tables on cybercriminals that exploit Business Email Compromise... (BEC), identity deception and email scams as means of attacks to defraud individuals and businesses. The outcome of his efforts goes to helping law enforcement gain ground on these cybercriminals and the Agari customers be better protected.
Harry McLaren, Managing Consultant, ECS Security
Harry is a senior enterprise focused security operations specialist and experienced Splunk consultant at ECS Security. He works with organisations to help them manage evolving threats, uncover bad actors and build platforms for capability development. During his time at ECS Security, Harry has gained significant experience in managing... complex Splunk and SOC deployments and has built a reputation around his knowledge and problem-solving ability. As well as the proud owner of a Splunk Fez (SplunkTrust/Splunk MVP), Harry also runs the Splunk User Group in Edinburgh. Well known in the Scottish Cyber Community, Harry is the Co-founder of Cyber Scotland Connect. In the last year, he was awarded Cyber Evangelist of the Year at the Scottish Cyber Awards as well as Security Professional Under 30 at the Computing Security Excellence Awards. He was highly commended by the UK IT Industry Awards in the Young IT Professional of the Year category. Harry is a regular speaker at Scottish cyber conferences and events and works with universities in Scotland to encourage involvement in cyber from educational establishments.
Martin Sivorn, Head of Cyber Security, Government Digital Service
Martin is an experienced Head of Cyber Security with a proven track record in building teams, driving outcomes and delivering digital transformation in a hands-on and strategic capacity. He is currently the Head of Security at Government Digital Service, a role he has held since the beginning of 2018. In this position, Martin is responsible for ensuring that... the Government's digital services such as GOV.UK and Verify are safe and secure for all UK citizens, alongside working with other government agencies as part of a coordinated approach to protect the UK from cyber attack and deliver the national Cyber Security Strategy. Prior to this, Martin held a number of positions in information security, most recently Head of Cybersecurity at the Financial Times Group. Here, Martin managed the strategy, budget responsibility, execution and leadership of Cyber Security globally across the Financial Times Group.
Klas Waldenfors, Co-Founder and Marketing Manager, Paliscope
Klas Waldenfors is the co-founder and Marketing Manager at Paliscope. Working in a community-powered company, you need to be very communicative and good at including the users. And Klas can talk, quite a lot actually. With over ten years´ experience in training law enforcement around the world in image and video analysis he has now moved over to online investigations... with Paliscope. He gladly shares his in-depth understanding about how to conduct them in the most efficient way, and what to avoid. Klas is all about enhancing the knowledge about online investigations to make it a matter for all businesses. He is also the Customer Care Manager for Safer Society Group, that Paliscope is part of, which includes the sister companies NetClean and Griffeye.
Tarun Samtani, Group Data Protection Officer, Boden Group
Tarun Samtani is the Group Data Protection Officer for Boden Group. Boden is a British clothing multi-channel retailer selling online, by mail order and with a high street presence. Boden sells in several markets across UK, Europe, US, Asia and Australia. Tarun holds over 20+ years of experience across various sectors like Telecommunications,... ISP's, Financial Services, Gambling, Retail and most recently Pharmaceuticals. Tarun has worked across UK, Europe, Asia & Middle East on different assignments. He has a wealth of experience in Cyber security & Data privacy and is passionate about securing business information landscape. During the course of his career Tarun has been involved in the strategy & planning, design, architecture and implementation of a significant number of information security programmes. His specialisations include strategic board advisory, building roadmaps planning through delivery of security / privacy programmes including Building a security aware culture, Data Security, GDPR and Data loss prevention.
Thomas Hallett, Privacy Solutions Engineer, OneTrust
Thomas Hallett is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E) and a Privacy Solutions Engineer at OneTrust – the global leader in privacy management and marketing compliance software. In his role, Hallett advises many of the world's leading organisations on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and ePrivacy (Cookie Law)... solution implementations, focused on formulating efficient and effective responses to data protection requirements as well as building and scaling enterprise-level privacy programmes. Prior to OneTrust, Hallett spent 6 years implementing technology solutions with industry leaders including IBM and Accenture.
Ashraf Aboukass, Global Head of Security Architecture at Schroders
Ashraf has over 15 experience in the industry and has worked in an number of sectors including finance, transport and broadcasting. Ashraf left BAE Systems in 2016 as a Cyber Security Consultant where he worked with a number of high profile organisations such as SWIFT and Talk Talk on technical engagements post high profile cyber security incidents. Ashraf studied... for his Software and Security Engineering MSc at the University of Oxford. He is currently the Global Head of Security Architecture, he is responsible for security testing, security consultancy and security architecture functions.
Ollie Sheridan, Principal Engineer, Security (EMEA), Gigamon
With over 18 years’ experience in IT security, Ollie Sheridan joined Gigamon in November 2015 following similar roles at leading companies including Ixia and VSS Monitoring. Having been a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) for over 13 years, Ollie is Gigamon EMEA’s Principal Security Engineer and Security Strategist. His wealth of experience... in assisting organisations to improve their security posture has ranged from developing Security Standards and writing Security Assessments for major Financial Institutions, to providing assistance in dealing with complex security incidents such as DDoS attacks. Ollie therefore has an extensive breadth of knowledge of the key aspects any organisation needs to focus on in order to secure its assets.
Dave Whitelegg, Group Cyber Risk and Intelligence Officer, Capita
Dave Whitelegg oversees Cyber Risk & Threat Intelligence at Capita, the UK’s leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Dave has been working in the information security field for over 20 years, and is an active figure in the global information security community. Dave holds a number security... certifications including Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI), PCI Certified Security Assessor, and ISO27001 Lead Auditor. Follow him on Twitter @SecurityExpert
Lovisa Högberg, Head of Business Development, Paliscope
Lovisa Högberg is the Head of Business Development at Paliscope. When Lovisa first joined Paliscope a couple of months ago she was blown away by the uncharted opportunities within the field of online investigations. Throughout her career, Lovisa has specialized in taking new digital innovations to market across a variety of industries, from media groups and automotive... OEMs, to setting up the business branch for a new software company for self-driving cars. Today, she is on a constant shuttle to meet online investigation experts and organizations, within everything from law enforcement to insurance and finance, to understand their needs and challenges. But no matter the industry her goal is simple: to make new technology understandable, available and useful for everyone.
David Gray, Senior Manager & Practice Lead, NTT Security
David leads NTT Security’s Incident Response (IR) capability for EMEA and the UK’s Operational Technology (OT) consulting team. David has built a deep, practical knowledge of how to effectively plan and deploy Cyber Security Solutions and for OT environments for a number of different industry verticals. David led the malware analysis team for the MOD’s Defence... Computer Incident Response Team and spent two decades in the Royal Air Force working on the UK’s secure communications network. In addition to CISSP, he holds certifications from SANS including GIAC Certified Incident Handler, GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst, GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst and GIAC Reverse Engineer Malware.
Chris Procter, Group Data Protection Officer, Whitbread
Chris started his professional career as a chartered engineer working for ICI and later Zeneca in the chemical industry. He then moved on to Coopers & Lybrand as a consultant in ‘business and change’ and stayed with them through the merger which created PwC. After taking on a senior role in a boutique consultancy he changed tack to prove to himself... that he could do what he preached and became MD of a manufacturing turn-around before initiating and leading a business start up which he sold in 2006. Since then he has been in freelance programme delivery, increasingly in the data arena, most recently in British Gas as Programme Director for their MI Transformation and Whitbread Group leading their GDPR Programme. He is currently Whitbread’s Group Data Protection Officer weathering the slings and arrows of the fundamental changes in European data protection. He lives in Berkshire with his wife and daughter.
Jamie Lockhart, Sr. Solutions Engineer, Shape Security
Jamie is a solutions engineer for Shape Security, working with large brands to secure their web properties against unwanted automation. Prior to Shape Security Jamie worked for Palo Alto based startup Instart Logic helping EMEA organisations optimise website delivery and performance, and online publishers deploy ad recovery technology.
Tony Adams, Head of Investigations, Digital Forensics & Prevent, NCA
Tony Adams MSc, is the Head of Investigations, Digital Forensics and Prevent for the National Cyber Crime Unit (NCCU), part of the United Kingdom’s National Crime Agency. Tony leads the national response to the investigation of cyber dependent crime impacting the United Kingdom at the most serious levels. Tony has 29 years of law enforcement experience the vast... majority of which has been involved with the investigation of national and international serious organised crime. He has an extensive background in the management of operational threat and risk in policing and the wider law enforcement landscape. Tony is passionate about the NCCU Prevent programme and the opportunities that it presents to engage in public private collaboration. Tony views this area as an opportunity to develop culture and awareness to divert offending with the possibility of exploring recruitment avenues for industry and the public sector.
James Stevenson, Sales Director - UK, Nordics and Benelux, Demisto
Engineering and incident response background with over 16 years of experience. Ex security analyst & SOC team lead with a strong interest in reducing detection and response times to close the window of exposure and incident costs. Participated in two network forensic start-ups to acquisition now focused on accelerating incident response capability through automation... and collaboration (SOAR)
Thomas Briend, Pre-Sales Engineer, Vade Secure
Thomas Briend is a corporate Europe pre-sales engineer at Vade Secure.
After graduating from ENSEEIHT in Toulouse in 2009, he worked for various French companies (Ipanema Technologies, TDF, Ucopia) in the field of computer networks and cybersecurity. He joined Vade Secure in 2018 where he provides his technical expertise about Vade Secure solutions to enterprise... customers.
Khadir Fayaz, VP, Security Architecture and Engineering, Pearson
Khadir Fayaz heads Pearson’s enterprise’s digital security transformation programs, owns the cyber-security blueprint and capability portfolio, and manages a global workforce. He has 17+ years of experience driving large-scale technology security initiatives, cyber resiliency and risk management programs, and global transformation programs in cloud enablement... and DevSecOps. Prior to Pearson, Khadir was Global Security Architecture Head at Carlson Wagonlit Travel and held senior security and IT roles at Agilent, British American Tobacco, Cognizant, and Capgemini.
Paul Brucciani, Head of Commercial Business Development, Garrison Technology
Paul is responsible for developing and managing Garrison’s commercial sector business in Europe. He joined Garrison in 2017 having formerly worked at Detica as a cyber security, telecoms and aerospace consultant, and as a gold exploration geologist
Neil King, Business information security and risk specialist, Canon
Neil King is a business information security and risk specialist at Canon. He has many years of experience working as a central contact between the business and IT areas, specialising in the information security arena. He has worked in both finance and manufacturing companies and has a keen interest in the areas where data meets people.
Dave Horton, Solutions Engineering Manager EMEA, OneTrust
Dave Horton is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E, CIPM) and GDPR Solutions Engineer Manager at OneTrust – a global leader in enterprise privacy management software. In his role, Horton leads OneTrust’s technical privacy engineering team and advises many of the world's leading organizations on General Data... Protection Regulation (GDPR) and ePrivacy Regulation best practices and solution implementations. Horton frequently speaks at industry events where he provides deep insight into regulatory issues and practical approaches to compliance. Prior to OneTrust, Horton spent 11 years implementing software security solutions for some of the most secure and scalable companies in the world.
Sean Bennett, Strategic Account Director, EMEA, Shape Security
Sean Bennett runs Shape’s engagements with key European customers across a variety of industry sectors with a specific focus on optimising digital channels for high conversion, low friction, and low fraud.
Pete Shorney, Global Head of Information Security, Rentokil
Pete Shorney is the Global Head of Information Security at Rentokil, a role which he has held since 2015. In this role, he is responsible for Information security across the whole of the Rentokil Group, leading a team of regional information security engaged closely with the business to reduce security risk , maintain an appropriate security posture ,... support business development and innovation and to keep our and our customers data safe. Before this he was Global Operations Director and previously Head of IT Operations. Rentokil, Pete was Service Delivery Manager at Sunguard PLC, and before that Client Services Manager at Northgate Information Solutions.
Nigel Hawthorn, EMEA & Privacy Spokesperson, McAfee
From working with an Apple distributor in 1980, Nigel has over 30 years experience of computers, security, networking and mobility. He has a strong technical background, with roles in pre-sales... and post-sales support and product management before technology marketing. His international knowledge started in 1987 and he has presented at security, privacy, e-commerce and networking conferences in over 50 countries. He has written the book “GDPR: An action Guide for IT” and speaks and writes regularly on data protection regulations and user privacy. He has also contributed to a number of computing books on network protocols and security, written many articles and lived in California for a number of years before relocating back to the UK as he was missing the rain! His experience has mirrored many of the most innovative areas of computing; Apple & IBM PCs in the 1980s, storage & networking in the 1990s, Internet performance & web security in the 2000s and mobility & cloud enablement in the 2010s. You can follow him at www.twitter.com/wheresnigel
Tony Gaskin, Head of Information Security & Audit, Paragon Customer Communications
Tony is the Head of Information Security & Audit, Paragon Customer Communications, a role he has held since April 2017. In this role he is responsible for managing Information Security by integrated risk assessment and treatment in line with the ISO 27001 standard, conducting due diligence on partners, maintaining ISO 27001,... implementing ISO 22301 and incident management and PCI DSS. Before this role, Tony held a number of positions in audit and compliance accreditations.
Danny Pickens, Director of Threat Research, Fidelis
Prior to joining Fidelis, Pickens served as a Director at Optiv where he managed the Global Threat Intelligence Center and lead research for managed security services. He spent the majority of his career within the United States military and various divisions of the Department of Defense and other U.S. Government organizations, working across the tactical,... operational and strategic-levels of intelligence and cyber operations. He continues to serve in the U. S. Army Reserves as an intelligence team Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge (NCOIC) where he supervises the preparation and dissemination of all-source intelligence products, intelligence summaries, forecasts, and assessments.
Vineet Chhibber, Executive Director, ESG, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Vineet Chhibber, Executive Director, is part of the ESG Team at J.P. Morgan Asset Management in London. An employee since 2006, Vineet is responsible for implementing the firm's ESG policy and for engaging with listed companies on environmental, social and governance issues. Prior to that he spent three years at governance specialists,... ISS. Vineet obtained an M.A. in Corporate Strategy from the University of Nottingham following a B.A. in Accounting and Finance from the University of Kent. Vineet chairs the UK Corporate Governance Forum and is a member of the International Corporate Governance Network.
Neill Cooper, Sales Director, Fortinet
As Sales Director at Fortinet, Neill brings a strong commercial and management focus to the organisation. With a strong track record in building and leading successful sales teams through new business acquisition, Neill spearheads the delivery of new business and partnerships for Fortinet across all verticals and global territories. Amassing almost 3 decades of experience... within the technology sector, and the previous 12 years in the Cyber Security space, Neill’s understanding of the cyber landscape, industry challenges and complex sales environments is unparalleled. During his career Neill has held senior roles at Carbon Black, Thales Group, Computer Associates and Polycom to name a few, where he led teams to deliver triple figure growth across Europe and the Middle East, and has led ground-breaking deals with many large Enterprise organisations across Europe.
Eddy Donald, former Global Chief Digital Risk Officer, VMLY&R
Eddy is a senior IT Security professional with over 18 years’ experience having recently returned from 3 years in New York. His most recent position was working full time as global Chief Digital Risk Officer (formerly CISO) at Young & Rubicam Group, a leading full service advertising subsidiary of WPP. Eddy has been the lead for several high profile... Security, Privacy, Compliance and Infrastructure work streams combining managerial, technical, customer facing and strategic planning abilities and with a proven record of aligning IT to the needs of the business, problem solving and recognizing future risks and trends.
Peter Purwin, Director of Global Security Operations, Virgin Media
Peter Purwin is the Director of Global Security Operations at Virgin Media, a position he has held since March 2018. In this role, he is responsible for the training and operations of the whole group's security function. Before his current position, Pete held a number of senior positions in network security and management across the payments and... telecoms industry. Pete's skills and specialisms include: Developed cyber incident response plans, developing technical security policies, threat hunting, documentation of the security stack, SIEM Development, cyber threat intelligence, database security, malware analysis, forensics, APT response and defence, security of BYOD, endpoint security, application security, and security metrics.