Simon Thomas, the founder of Secure Strategy, has over 20 years experience working with organisations to secure their IT infrastructure. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), a Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) a Certified Information Privacy Professional specialising in GDPR (CIPP/E) and a Payment Card Industry Professional (PCIP).
He has worked with global investment banks (Barclays Capital, NatWest Markets) based in London, and with large corporates and law firms in New Zealand.
He has extensive knowledge of on-premise IT infrastructure and cloud-based applications and services.
Through working with law firms over the past 15 years, he has a deep understanding of how they store their confidential information, how they operate, and the risks that they face.
He provides training sessions in cybersecurity and fraud prevention to companies throughout New Zealand and is asked to speak at conferences on the subject of cybersecurity.