Stuart is the Cyber Operations and Breach Response Manager and is responsible for coordinating and directing the Cyber Unit’s key strategic plans and building and managing the operational capability that supports the growth of the unit. He also provides technical advice and guidance on cyber related issues and is involved in the training of our underwriters, brokers and customers.
Stuart was previously a Managing Consultant in IBM’s UK&I Cyber Security consulting practice where he was responsible for overseeing large public and private sector security projects. Prior to joining IBM Stuart worked closely with the Lloyd’s market providing cyber security and crisis management services in his roles as a Senior Information Security Consultant at PGI and COO at Henderson Risk Limited. Before that he was an Officer in the British Army.
Stuart has an MSc in Information Security from Royal Holloway University and also holds the CISSP and CISM qualifications. He read Electronic Engineering at Newcastle University where he specialised in digital communications. He is a member of the Institute of Leadership and Management and also the Chartered Management Institute.