Jeremy King, VP, Regional Head for Europe, PCI Security Standards Council

Mr. King leads the Council’s efforts in increasing adoption and awareness of the PCI Security Standards internationally. In this role, Mr. King works closely with the Council and representatives of its policy-setting executive committee from American Express, Discover, JCB International, Mastercard and Visa, Inc. His chief responsibilities include gathering feedback...more

John Elliott, Former Director, Industry Standards, Mastercard

John Elliott specialises in how payment security standards and data protection regulations interact with real-world cyber security. He’s helped large companies in the financial and airline sectors with complex PCI DSS and GDPR programs. John has represented both Visa Europe and Mastercard on the PCI Security Standards Council, and contributed to many of the PCI...more

Dr Sam De Silva, Partner (solicitor), CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP (CMS)

Dr Sam De Silva is a Partner in the Technology and Outsourcing practice at the leading international law firm, CMS. Sam specialises in complex and strategic IT and telecommunication projects and regularly advises on data protection, privacy and cyber-security issues, including PCI DSS issues. Sam is an expert in risk management and was the Co-convenor on an ISO Working...more

David L. Dann, ISA, PCI Project Lead, Under Armour

David L. Dann has been working on PCI Compliance for clients since 2010. Those include the U.S. Postal Service. He managed the project to achieve first time compliance for the Government of the District of Columbia. He is presently Under Armour’s ISA and PCI Project Lead. David in his spare time works as a volunteer tour guide at the Smithsonian’s National Museum...more

Candice Pressinger, Director of Customer Data Security, Elavon

Candice Pressinger is Director of Customer Data Security at Elavon Merchant Services, one of the world’s largest payments companies. Candice leads Elavon’s data security products, services and consulting solutions helping protect businesses from payments fraud, data breaches and other security threats. Most recently, she launched  a Transaction Risk Analysis...more

Gil Fenney, IT Risk Assurance Manager, Bupa

Gil has had a long career in IT working across financial, retail and services sectors, initially in technical roles but with the last 17 or so years specialising in Information Security. She has worked as a consultant running compliance programmes such as SOx, ISO 27001 and PCIDSS for various companies during this period. She now works in a 2nd Line role as IT...more

Matthew Kay, Deputy DPO, Metro Bank

Matthew holds a Masters in Information Rights Law and Practice, CIPP/E, CIPM and the BCS certificate in Data Protection. He is also an IAPP Fellow of Information Privacy. He currently leads the Advisory and Records Management functions for Metro Bank providing strategic leadership to a team of data protection and records management professionals ensuring the bank...more

Scott Storey, Security Architect, DLA Piper

Scott is a passionate senior security professional with a focus on application security, socio-technical security, and
shifting security left with 20 years' experience within computing. He has held various senior roles in information security with overall responsibility for technical and risk management throughout the business. In these roles, Scott has taken...more

John Greenwood, Director Thought Leadership, Compliance3

John Greenwood is an innovative, award-winning contact centre specialist recognised for his thought leadership and his ground-breaking work with the PCI Security Standards Council and payments ecosystem in drafting the current PCI SSC Information Supplement Protecting telephone-based payment card data. He is evangelistic about helping organisations achieve the right...more

Debbie Evans, Group Data Protection Officer, Rentokil Initial

Debbie started her data protection and privacy career over 20 plus years ago, practicing as a barrister then moving into data protection/security consultancy. She has worked with a range of industries and sectors - public sector, banking, retail, insurance, medical, health, technology and environmental services. Companies she has worked for include Siemens, Fujitsu,...more

Matthew Huxtable, CTO, Ziglu

Matt runs the technology team at Ziglu, an e-money institution situated in the UK, with a 20 strong tech team and growing further this year. A lifelong technologist, his background and passions are at the intersection of systems engineering, Site Reliability Engineering and understanding the non-technical human and psychological factors that contribute to the safety,...more

Peter O’Sullivan, Principal Security Consultant, Nettitude

With a career in IT starting at the age of 20, Peter has spent time in most areas of IT including network support, network management, installation management, and IT training before settling into cybersecurity and information security from 2010. As the information security manager for one of only five fraud prevention agencies in the United Kingdom, Peter would regularly...more

James Rees CISM, QSA, Managing Director, Razorthorn Security

James is the MD and principle Security Consultant of Razorthorn and has worked in information security for over twenty years, delivering quality advice to some of the largest and most influential organisations in the world, including many in the Fortune 500. James has a long history of helping customers of all sizes and is an expert at ensuring that both the business...more

Raghu Nandakumara, Head of Industry Solutions, Illumio

Raghu Nandakumara is the Head of Industry Solutions at Illumio, where he leads the strategy and execution for Illumio’s solutions catering to key vertical industries. Prior to that he was Field CTO for EMEA / APAC and was responsible for helping customers and prospects through their segmentation journeys. Previously, Raghu spent 15 years at Citibank, where...more

Adam Brady, Director Systems Engineering EMEA, Illumio

Adam is Director of Systems Engineering for EMEA at Illumio. He is an experienced cybersecurity professional with over a decade of on-the-ground exposure to CERT work, emergency response, systems engineering, and security consultancy, working with some of the largest organisations within EMEA. His focus has included combating industry-targeted malware in the ICS/SCADA...more

Christina Stevenson, Director of GRC, CyberCX

Christina is Director of GRC at CyberCX and is responsible for leading a team of consultants to work with clients to solve their most challenging cyber security problems and to deliver meaningful outcomes. Christina has extensive experience in cyber, Information Security and PCI DSS.  She has operated in a wide range of Cyber and Information Security roles...more

Ashley Burton, Head of Product, Eckoh

Ash is an evangelist for world-leading technology solutions as well as a passionate advocate for innovation and digital transformation. He has spent the past 20+ years applying technology to improve customer experience and information security for many organisations. Today, Ash leads and curates Eckoh’s product roadmap...more

Thomas Chappelow, Principal Security Consultant, Surecloud

Tom is a senior information assurance professional specialising in Critical National Infrastructure and financial services with a portfolio that currently includes FTSE 100 companies, CNI, and regulated FinTech. He has previously advised clients across a range of industries, including oil...more

David Toozs-Hobson, Business Development Director, Cyberfort

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Geoff Forsyth, CISO, PCI Pal

Geoff is responsible for the overall information security and regulatory compliance of PCI Pal’s global services, including legal compliance, IT systems risk analysis, incident response planning and business continuity management. As a Fellow of the British Computer Society, Geoff has spent over 26 years working with internet and telecommunications services.

Zac Crofts, Director of Sales & Marketing, Silver Lining Convergence

With 17 years of experience within the IT & Telecoms industry, Zac brings extensive knowledge and new ideas within his role at Silver Lining who have maintained PCI DSS compliance for over a decade at the enterprise level servicing 1,000s of users. Having previously built and expanded a unique technology concept business originating in Australia, to both New...more