Richard has 25 years experience in consulting at a senior level with major corporations across Europe, the Middle East and the U.S… Prior to joining HP Information Security he was consulting to various organisations including ENISA and on assignments in the Middle East with a major oil company and a government department. Richard was previously with the security vendor Symantec during which time he engaged extensively with major organisations in the region including a year delivering a major programme in Saudi Arabia. . He has been on the board of advisory bodies such as IAAC and is currently a member of the Accreditation Committee of the IISP. Richard is a qualified lawyer and holds an MBA from Cranfield University.
Speech Topic & Synopses
Security teams must now identify the key stakeholders within the organization, apply levels of security appropriate to the risks faced by the business and report accordingly.
The presentation will share the concerns and issues expressed by major organizations across the EMEA region and how these are impacting on the role of the security professionals. A practical approach to assessing, transforming and maintaining security management will also be outlined along with an example of how it has been used and the benefits it will deliver.