Passionate and driven CISO who specialises in building teams and delivering security strategy for businesses.
Kevin firmly believes that security must enable the business. His mantra is ‘Enabling secure business and technical agility’ and he achieves this by ensuring the security strategy is appropriate for the organisation.
He enables businesses to securely achieve their goals and to be trusted by their to their customers, partners and third parties, by building the right strategy for the organisation, taking into account goals, culture, threat and regulatory landscapes.
Kevin builds high performing teams to deliver strategies that align to this goal. He is happy hiring people more technical than himself to build the best team.
He is comfortable flexing to converse as a ‘business person with a security lens’ with the business and exec, then as a ‘technical person with a security lens’ to the tech teams. This enables him to ensure delivery of improved security behaviour across all areas of the business, plus means he has to keep his technical understanding sharp!
Kevin has a proven ability to lead and deliver significant transformational security change in dynamic, fast paced business environments.
Kevin believes in building a strong network and giving back to the community, he regularly speaks at, supports and hosts events to bring diverse people together in order to promote and further our industry. He is passionate about improving how we share information, ideas and resources to better protect all of us.
Talk to him about anything exciting in security, from how we encourage neurodiversity to the latest trends and automating as much as possible, however please only mention AI if it really is AI, otherwise stick to discussing ML!