An accomplished speaker, media commentator and thought leader. He has international experience advising Executive Boards, Governments and Regulatory authorities.
He is a member of the Cyber Security Advisory Board for the Institute of Asset Management, founding partner of the Global Cyber Alliance and a former member of the Bank of England’s Cyber Security Board. Widely published, his latest work on insider threats, “Managing Cyber Security Risk 3” with Jonathan Reuvid Books (2019)
Previously, as Managing Director at Barclays he implemented global security capabilities including investigations, cyber forensics, data protection controls, the Group insider threat Program and the build out of security operations centres across three continents.
Before the commercial sector he had an exemplary law enforcement career. As Commander working in the National Police Chiefs’ Council, (NPCC) he delivered the growth of the UK’s national fraud and cyber-crime protection centre, together with developing “Cyber UK”. As a member of the Ministerial Cyber Crime Board he advised government during the development of the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre, (NCSC). Within his career he also worked extensively overseas including a secondment to NATO in Brussels and four years with the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) working closely with the Secretary of State and FCO Ministers. A strong advocate on the need to improve the UK response to counter cyber fraud, AML, and financial crime, he still advises the UK Government and international organisations on the development of their existing and future strategies to prevent and respond to cyber crime.