My background spans Enterprise & Cyber Security Architecture, IT Security Advisory, Technical Assurance including Design, Build/Test and Deploy of highly secure IT systems. Over the last 17 years I have worked at CSC, Lucent, (CTO level) Capgemini and Fujitsu engaged in UK and Irish public sectors, and worked with Fortune 500 and FTSE 100 clients on programmes with £TCV in hundreds of millions.
I am highly experienced in engaging stakeholders at CxO and operational levels. I communicate technical complexity in terms stakeholders understand to gain buy-in and support for Security Architecture transition and transformation using delivery-aligned roadmaps supporting digital strategies in today’s Cyber Threat Landscape.
Strategic and hands-on ability
As an Architect with Capgemini and Fujitsu, I undertook leading Technical Design Authority (TDA) roles responsible for Security across Business, Data, System, Technology, Security domains producing high and low-level designs for highly available and secure conventional and Cloud based solutions.
What I bring to a client
I bring global class CTO level Cyber Security Solutions, IT Security Advisory, SOC outsource experience and skills. I can visualise end-to-end secure solution architecture at conceptual, logical and physical levels to achieve business goals.
Managing IT Complexity
A key motivator for me in my career is the challenge of managing end-to-end Cyber Security Architecture complexity in the context of a business vision, evolving business needs and drivers. I approach Cyber Security Architecture by balancing best practice with innovation engineered to support business goals. I am content and deliverable focused, delivering against challenging objectives, utilising industry- standard frameworks and practices where they add value.