Press release

23 Mar 2018 London, GB

EY announces new EMEIA Information Protection Leader for Advisory Services

EY announces the appointment of Andy Ng as EY Advisory Services Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) Information Protection Leader. Based in London, Andy will be part of the EMEIA Advisory Center (EAC) 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), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and strategic alliances.

With more than 15 years of experience in the cybersecurity space, Andy previously led information protection and alliances capabilities across EMEA for Deloitte, building a market- leading business in both areas. Prior to his role at Deloitte, Andy was responsible for identity and information protection solutions for financial services at Symantec. Andy is a recognized thought leader in DLP and developed the methodology and leading practice that is adopted by the market globally.

Mike Maddison, EY Advisory EMEIA Cybersecurity Leader, says:

“I am delighted to welcome Andy to our cybersecurity and data protection team. His appointment is a reflection of the investment and focus we place on cybersecurity. Andy will work closely with the global Advisory Cybersecurity colleagues as we grow our EMEIA capabilities, particularly in information protection and governance, managed services and strategic alliances.”

Andy says: “This exciting opportunity at EY comes at a disruptive time for the cybersecurity industry. In these testing times, we must provide leadership and proven experience to help EY clients navigate the risks that are happening at an accelerated speed. This will mean continuing to provide the best possible insights to EY clients, both from within and outside of our organization. We will need to be agile and responsive to their changing requirements and I look forward to demonstrating the benefits that EY provides clients through its highly connected consulting organization.”

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