Free Cyber Security Maturity Assessment resources
Case study: Information Risk Management Consultancy for Resilient plc
Case study: Independent assurance for SeeByte UK’s approach to security
Case study: The Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR)
April 24, 2019
Case study: Security consultancy for MOD project
Case study: Specialist security advisors to MOD delivery team
Case study: Specialist security advisors to MOD programme
March 7, 2014
Expertise: Nigel has a military comms background and now fulfils lead accreditation roles on sensitive government projects. He is Prince 2 trained and he is expert in government infosec policy and strategy guidance including security risk assessments, risk mitigating controls and the application and use of ISO 27001, SPF and IAMM.
Badges: HND in Electronics and Telecommunications engineering, CISSP, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Prince 2 Practitioner, ISO 27001 auditor trained.
Style: Versatile and results-focused; loves a challenge.
Loves: Rugby, reading, Greek food and computers
Expertise: Ex-Royal Corps of Signals, Paul has intelligence, electronic warfare and information operations experience. He joined Ascentor Ltd in 2009 and specialises in accreditation, risk assessment and risk management, often fulfilling Security Assurance Coordinator roles.
Badges: Master’s Degree (Distinction) Combined Studies, SCCP SIRA, M.Inst.ISP, CISSP, CISM, MoR Practitioner, ISO 27001:2013 Lead Auditor, Business Continuity Management Practitioner, CISMP, CompTIA Network+, MAPM, Prince 2 Practitioner, ITIL V3 Foundation and EU GDPR Practitioner
Style: Personable and focused on getting the job done.
Loves: Walking, DIY and travelling.
Specialist expertise: Colin is a leading authority on corporate governance and legal compliance as it relates to the risks from, and as a consequence of, reliance on information. Colin has persuaded numerous organisations to move from initial naivety in information risk management to managing an appropriate level of risk appetite, both as information security manager and an external consultant. He works with Board Directors and senior executives within all types of organisation.
Colin is a long term Qualified Security Assessor for the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and lead QSA for many large and medium sized organisations.
Specialist interests: PCI DSS, c orporate governance and information risk, outsourcing, risk assessment, due diligence.
- Head of risk MWR
- Head of risk IRM
- Project manager ISF
- Information Risk manager BBC
- Information Security Practice manager PA Consulting
- Head of technical support Foreign Office
- Information security manager Foreign Office
Colin loves: Farming, blacksmithing and stickmaking.
Expertise: Susan fulfils Security Assurance Coordinator and accreditation roles on sensitive government projects. Her expertise includes government infosec policy and strategy guidance including security risk assessments, risk mitigating controls and the application and use of ISO 27001, SPF and IAMM.
Badges: CISSP, CEH, CHFI, ITPC HMG Practitioner and Accreditor.
Style: Dedicated and customer-focused with deep attention to detail.
Loves: All kind of sports (except darts and snooker), walking, reading and playing golf.
July 13, 2017
October 25, 2012