Cyber Security evangelist, with more than 20 years of experience in the sector. Tony has been employed in a number of roles within large organisations, including Academia, Local Government, Healthcare and Media. Prior to his current front-line cyber role, he developed and delivered education: helping to create the next generation of cyber security specialists, managing and supporting security projects. He also served as an adviser to a number of organisations and national cyber security initiatives.

A regular contributor to cyber security forums, he has presented at both national and international conferences and is a pioneer in the development of Cyber Security information sharing. Tony believes in a pragmatic and risk-based approach where organisations are encouraged to treat security “as a journey”. He is highly engaged with the wider cyber security community and represented the Chartered Institute for Information Security (CIISec) as a founding partner in the formation of the U.K. Cyber Security Council.