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10 Business Continuity Planning and Management Providers Found for Search Criteria
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|Name||:||Michael Nash BA MSc PhD (all Computer Science) FBCS|
|Location||:||Mike is based in Surrey and Dorset, England, but is available for projects world-wide.|
|Specialisation||:||He is an expert in the assessment of information risk in complex or novel environments, e.g. in reviewing and advising the owners of several complex private and public networks on information risk and risk prevention techniques, performing a security study into one of the first applications of remote instrumentation calibrated and certified over the Internet. He has provided advice and assistance to the developers of automated risk analysis tools aimed at the network and general information security markets, and has a long history of pragmatic application of risk management techniques to practical problems in information security.|
Mike is a regular speaker at international conferences.
|Additional Info||:||Mike is a member of SC 27, the ISO/IEC technical committee responsible for information security (including ISO 17799), and is the author/editor of several international standards in information security. He was the manager of the first UK security evaluation facility, responsible for putting UK Government security assurance theory into practice, and was part of the working group responsible for international harmonisation of security criteria leading to the ITSEC, then worked on the development of the Common Criteria. He is a member of the BCS Accreditation Panel responsible for the CISMP security management qualification, and has also consulted on physical security risk assessment and given training courses in specialised aspects of the subject.|
|Experience with Industries||:||He has experience of the defence, banking, insurance, IT products and service industries, and with civil government.|
|Experience with Countries||:||Mike has experience working in the UK and continental Europe, North America and the Far East.|
|No. of Years Experience||:||He has 18 years experience in Information Security and Risk Assessment.|
|Clarification||:||Mike has assisted several risk assessment tool vendors to customise their products to cover ISO 17799 and meet the requirements of ISO 27001. He was a member of the c:cure scheme accreditation panel responsible for interviewing and approving BS 7799 auditors.|
|Email||:||Contact Mike Nash|
|Name||:||John Brooke BSc PhD|
|Key Skills||:||John has wide experience in many areas relating to the design, development, and operation of information systems, including usability evaluation and design, technical strategy and architecture, systems design, operational implementation, capacity and performance management, and business continuity planning. |
|Specialisation||:||Business continuity planning, technical strategy and architecture, software design, human factors.
|Additional Info||:||John has worked on projects in many countries in the areas of financial market data, content management systems, e-commerce, business process redesign, legacy systems integration, client-server systems and human factors. He has led international standards making in the areas of usability and ergonomics and is a recognised expert in his field.|
|Experience with Industries||:||Computer vendor, Financial services, Publishing and media, Industrial process control.
|Experience with Countries||:||Europe, USA, Canada, Africa|
|No. of Years Experience||:||35 years total experience.|
|Languages||:||English, some conversational French.|
|Email||:||Contact John Brooke|
|Name||:||Brian Muxworthy B App Sc (Hons)|
|Key Skills||:||Brian has over 15 years experience in the insurance sector with experience in operations leadership, business transformation and process re-engineering to improve business performance.
Brian has well-developed skills in the management of change and in particular how to exploit the benefits of IT within this context.
Key skills include project/programme management, IS/IT strategy development, training/coaching, business change management, process re-engineering.
|Location||:||London – willing to work on projects world-wide|
|Specialisation||:||Working at Executive level across industries most recently in Insurance Broking/Underwriting.
In his most recent role as COO for the Corporate Client Practice for Marsh Europe/ME, Brian was responsible for achieving operational targets and delivering a number of strategic projects to improve efficiency and growth. The middle market practice delivers annual revenues in excess of $500M, employs 3,500 staff and operates in 52 countries in the region.
|Additional Info||:||Prior to accepting the COO role, Brian delivered numerous business projects as Business Solutions Director for Marsh UK in the areas of sales, CRM, electronic placement, business continuity planning, claims and accounting.
Before joining Marsh, Brian led the insurance sector practice for James Martin & Co, an independent IT/Management consulting firm where he delivered a number of projects for clients including Standard Life, Glaxo SmithKline, Sedgwick, Clerical Medical, CGNU and Fleming Asset Management.
|Experience with Industries||:||Insurance (Broking and Underwriting), Pharmaceuticals (Manufacturing), Hotels/Leisure, Investment Management, Banking/Finance, Airline, Energy/Oil, Mining, Software/Technology|
|Experience with Countries||:||Europe – France, Italy, Spain, Scandinavia, Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, Ireland, Eastern Europe, Asia, Australasia.|
|No. of Years Experience||:||15 years experience in insurance industry, 10 years in IT/Management consulting, 6 years in software industry.|
|Clarification||:||Specific achievements include:|
•Implemented on-line placement solution and process change in 12 countries across Europe/ME
•Developed systems and technology strategies for major corporations with IT budgets to £50M (financial services, life insurance, energy, insurance broking, telecommunications and government sectors)
•Implemented a range of IT solutions to achieve strategic goals (e.g. customer relationship management, global sales)
•Delivered project management training programmes and best practice at a corporate level for a number of multi-national companies to improve project delivery
•Led the development, marketing and sales of software products for an international systems house
•Delivered business and IT training programmes across a number of disciplines.
|Email||:||Contact Brian Muxworthy|
|Name||:||Howard Thompson MA, I Eng, Dip Sec M, FBCS|
|Key Skills||:||Hardware Environments\Software Environments:IBM Mainframe 3090, ICL Mainframe 3900, ICL DRS 300 , HP 9000 Series s/870, PRIME, DEC, PCs, Sun, Ethernet LAN, VME(HSO),VAX\VMS, MVS, VM, UNIX, Commissionaire (D), TCP/IP, X25, RACF, Various PC packages (CASE tools/Project Management/WP/Spreadsheet/DTP),MS DOS/Windows/Windows NT. X500. Methodologies: PRINCE project management and business assurance co-ordination, CESG Memoranda related security methodologies, ITSEC, TCSEC, CRAMM, SSADM. Project Management Tools. Structured Systems Analysis and Design Methodology (SSADM). BS 7799.|
|Specialisation||:||A specialist in IT security providing business consulting, system design and implementation services, architecture design and build, security audits and surveys, and the development and management of security organisations and practices. After a successful career in military security work in government service, moved into the private sector and has undertaken a number of IT security consultancy and management roles: as an IT Security Consultancy Services Manager for an international aerospace company; as a Senior Security Consultant with a world-wide systems company; as a Principal Security Consultant for a large US-based company; and latterly as a Managing Security Consultant for a major international company. |
|Additional Info||:||Skills and experience include all areas of IT and Communications Security analysis, design, development and management. Has worked in wide variety of demanding IT management and consultancy environments providing practical and effective solutions to information security problems and their management, helping key decision makers to implement effective business-driven security decisions. Has built, developed and managed new security departments and teams of consultants dedicated to both at an organisational level and an operational level to meet particular defined tasks. Has developed and implemented contingency planning/disaster recovery plans.
|Experience with Industries||:||Government (MOD, Central and Local), Transport, Utilities, Manufacturing, Retail, Telecommunications, Banking and Finance|
|Experience with Countries||:||UK, Europe and USA|
|No. of Years Experience||:||23 years in industry, 7 years as consultant|
|Clarification||:||In addition, has a wide experience of structured systems analysis and design (SSADM) and project management (PRINCE). Has written and presented extensively on Computer and Communications Security matters; in 1991, IBC published Howard’s book "The Manager's Guide to Computer Security" (ISBN 1-85271-162-0 UK and USA). Has written courses in IT Security for both Leicester University and Loughborough University. GCHQ (CESG) CLAS Registered Consultant (Government Security Clearance held)|
|Email||:||Contact Howard Thompson|