Ashraf has over 16 years’ experience in the Information security industry and has worked in a number of sectors including finance, transport and broadcasting. Ashraf left BAE Systems in 2016 as a Cyber Security Consultant where he worked with organisations such as SWIFT and Talk Talk on technical engagements post high profile cybersecurity incidents.

Ashraf studied for his Software and Security Engineering MSc at the University of Oxford. He is currently the Global Head of Security Architecture, Engineering and Operations with a strong mandate from the board to defend the organisation.