Head of Security
David is a highly experienced Cyber-security Consultant, who has worked with clients ranging from the FTSE 100 through to SME and start-up level. Previously holding Global Head of IT Security roles at BT and Radianz (formally Reuters), David has been responsible for managing the security infrastructure and delivery of ISO 27001 for multi-billion/trillion-dollar environments.
With over 25 years’ of cyber-security experience, David has worked across multiple sectors, including financial services, government, utilities and FinTech. He is responsible for implementing change, awareness, and maintaining information security-related risks for clients, with a focus on reducing operational risks and improving ROI.
In his role as Head of Security, David leads the CISO Service for QuoStar. This service provides businesses with the cyber-security skills and experience necessary to manage the multitude of threats and rapidly changing risk landscape of today, on a flexible and cost-efficient basis.
Recognised as one of the Top 10 influencers by Thompson Reuters, and a Top 50 global expert by Kingston Technology. David is also one of the Top 30 most influential thought-leaders and thinkers on social media in risk management, compliance, and regtech in the UK.
Qualifications & Associations
- ISO 27001
- Lead Auditor Certified