As EY EMEIA Advisory Services Information Protection Leader, Andy is responsible for an area of cybersecurity that helps clients make more informed decisions about their information assets, including strategic areas of data loss prevention (DLP), Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), Information Centric Security and Alliances.
With more than 15 years of experience in the cybersecurity space, he previously led information protection and alliances capabilities across EMEA for a professional services organization, building a market-leading business in both areas. Prior to that role, he was responsible for identity and information protection solutions for financial services at a software company.
Andy is a recognized thought leader in DLP and developed methodologies and leading practices that have been adopted by the market globally.
He received an MSc in Music Technology from the University of York, UK and a BMus with Hons in Music & Chinese from Lancaster University, UK.
How Andy is building a better working world
“As cyber threats have increasingly become more advanced and complex, there is much to do in helping clients make more informed decisions with what the bad guys are after. This must be foundational to any cyber strategy. Regardless of size and sector, all clients manage information assets critical to their businesses.
Our passion in this area also aspires to make information protection not only protect the business but support, improve and grow the business.”