Ed is a go-to expert in the field of security and cyber security, he has offered advice to a cross-section of organisations. With his armed forces and policing background, Ed has the ability to disseminate even the most complex technical detail into accessible advice, making him a much sought after and popular tutor, mentor and facilitator.
Having worked across various areas of the UK Government to provide technical consultancy and specialist knowledge in all things cyber. He has also worked extensively with the British Armed Forces to enhance both technical system security, and personnel security.
Ed is also a member of the training team for the Information Security Unit that he serves in the army, as well as a Specialist Technical Advisor to law enforcement.
Accomplished in training and briefing, to both technical and non-technical audiences, whether in a formal presentation, or running a round table chat, Ed’s approach means that he is comfortable and popular with every level of employee from junior staff to managing directors.
As both a serving Army Officer (Reserves) and a member of law enforcement, Ed has very clear values, particularly when considering cybercrime. He is passionate about enabling public organisations and private businesses to overcome the challenging and ever-growing threat of ‘Cyber’.
Outside of his work, Ed is a family man who enjoys spending his spare time with his young children.
Chartered IT Professional status, specialising in Information Security, Certified Infor-mation Systems Security Professional, Microsoft Certified Professional, Qualified Project and Programme Manager and Commissioned Army Officer (Specialist).