Speakers

Nicola Millard, Senior Intrusions Specialist, Electronic Arts (EA)


Nicola is a Senior Intrusions Specialist at EA, she has worked for the company since November 2016. In this role, she plays an important part in intrusion detection and prevention. Nicola's previous five years’ experience in the Cyber Security industry have placed her in numerous SOCs, building new IR teams and performing detailed international cyber forensic investigations....more


Paul Richards, Head of Information Security Governance, Rank Group


Paul has been working in the IT & Security industry ever since memory in PC’s was measured in `K`. In his time in IT & Security, he has been involved in projects in multiple industries in the public and private sector, both as a consultant and an end user. Paul’s approach to security has always been based around the premise of “it’s all about the people”...more


Simon Wood, VP Cyber Investigations Manager, Barclays


Simon is VP Cyber Investigations Manager at Barclays, a role he has held since June 2017. In this position, he plays an integral part in fraud investigation, cyber-defence, regulation, and other aspects of securing the business and its customers. Before Barclays, Simon held a number of senior positions across both private and public sector. Simon... more


Lluis Mora, CISO, GVC Holdings


Lluis has inside out understanding of the cybersecurity challenges faced by the online gambling sector. Having lead information security teams for GVC Holdings, bwin and S21ESC, he has sat on either end of the consultancy table. Thanks to this well rounded expertise spanning over two decades, Lluis has accumulated focused specialisation in team... more


Thomas Pernot, Online Business - Fraud and Billing Manager, Square Enix


Thomas is an online gaming and e-commerce specialist offering more than 10 years' experience in the gaming industry. He started as a QA tester at Ubisoft Shanghai on the critically acclaimed Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell: double agent back in 2006. He then studied Web and digital design in Thailand for a year where he created his own e-commerce website and...more


Matt Arnull, Head of Enterprise Architecture, Arcadia Group


Matt Arnull is currently the Head of Enterprise Architecture and Security for Arcadia. This has involved developing a new Enterprise capability for the Group, and now also includes responsibilities for leading IT Security, Integration and Collaboration. He has experienced creating and managing digital competency centres for major retail retailers, to driving...more


Christina Thakor-Rankin, Principal Consultant, 1710 Gaming


Christina has over 25 years’ experience in the global betting and gambling sector, including 15 years at Director level and above. Starting out in the pre-dotcom era, she has a career spanning land, online and mobile, covering all aspects of gaming operations with some of the world’s best known brands responsible for managing multiple business disciplines, functions...more


Jennifer Craven, Senior Associate, Pinsent Masons


Jennifer has acted on cases involving breach of fiduciary duties and trust, breach of directors' duties, fraudulent misrepresentations, employee fraud, deceit and conspiracy. Jennifer is also experienced in advising clients on internal investigations and crisis management. Most recently she has advised victims of cyber and online fraud scams, including invoice hijacking...more


Danielle Papadakis, Product Specialist, Segasec


A well seasoned Product Specialist at Segasec, Danielle Papadakis holds a BSc in computer science from the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya, Israel. With expertise in cyber security and deep insight into customer-facing phishing, Danielle is taking a major role in Segasec's global growth.


Goher Mohammad, Head of Information Security, L&Q Group


Making his mark as one of the youngest IT leaders in Omnicom Group back in 2004, Goher has a huge passion for Technology with a drive not just do things well but do things better. Having had to deal with more comprehensive but secure and controlled structures in Citibank and Merrill Corporation to more agile environments within Omnicomgroup and Photobox...more


Tudor James, Solution Architect, Imperva


Part of the recent acquisition of Distil Networks by Imperva, Tudor brings decades of IT and security experience to Imperva where he helps our EMEA customers and prospects understand the nature of malicious automation and the threat it poses to their businesses. An expert across verticals, Tudor excels at understanding the business risks that bad bots pose and...more


Terry Bishop, Technical Director, EMEA, RiskIQ


Terry has over 20 years of experience in IT Security & Networking working with both private and public sector organisations to deploy and manage security solutions, in both technical and leadership roles.  His experience ranges from the endpoint to enterprise wide monitoring for security and compliance.  Terry... more


Nick Ioannou, Head of IT at Ratcliffe Groves


Nick Ioannou is currently Head of IT at Head of IT at Ratcliffe Groves, renowned British architecture firm whose clients include Eddie Stobart, Starbucks and Next among others. He has held this role since 2002. Nick is also an IT professional, blogger and author on Cloud and Security issues, with over 20+ years’ corporate experience, including 16...more


Alphus Hinds, CISO, Standard Bank International


Alphus Hinds has over 15 years’ experience and is recognised as a leading authority in undertaking lead roles in assessing, reviewing and managing security and public safety risk, including for major sporting events, rail transport and boarder security. He has proven his expertise through a number of high-profile projects and events including United... more


Alex Hinchliffe, Threat Intelligence Analyst, Palo Alto Networks


Alex Hinchliffe is an analyst with Unit 42, the Threat Intelligence team at Palo Alto Networks. Based in the UK his main responsibilities include research into threats and the groups behind them to better understand their behaviours and to disseminate the findings with the industry, public sector organisations, and the wider public. Alex regularly speaks and authors...more


Ofer Wolf, COO, Guardicore


As COO for GuardiCore, Ofer runs Sales in EMEA, LATAM & APAC as well as WW operations. Ofer is a recognized leader in the technology space having served in several senior management roles at leading firms over the past 15 years. Before joining GuardiCore, Ofer was CEO at Sentrix, a cloud-based Web application security company. Ofer has also held leadership positions...more


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...more