Senior Security Associate
Marcus brings a unique combination of skills and experience to deliver and manage secure IT solutions for organisations of all sizes.
An ex-military information technology leader and a graduate of the esteemed British Advanced Command and Staff Course, Marcus has a proven track record of delivering success in strategic, global and complex technology programmes with the skill to stimulate, facilitate and coordinate change.
Marcus has engaged with multiple CxO-level stakeholders across different industry sectors, including the public sector, financial services, legal and telecoms. Recently, he successfully delivered the risk-based approach to mitigating cyber-exposure across the UK MOD's supply chain.
Marcus works with senior business leaders to improve their understanding of the value of the information they hold and the controls required to protect it. He is able to engage at board level for policy and budgetary approval and with IT departments and users to deliver pragmatic and cost-effective solutions that deliver a mature, risk-based approach to information security management.
Marcus has an MA from Kings College London and an MBA from the Open University. He is a Chartered Engineer (British Engineering Council) and an active member of ISACA, holding both the CISM and CGEIT certifications. He is familiar with a number of cyber certifications, including: Cyber Essentials, ISO27001, NIST, PCI DSS as well as governance frameworks such as ITIL and COBIT5.