James, founder of Secure Impact, is also SANS’ Chief Technology Officer and founder of CyberStart, a gamified cyber security learning platform for young adults used by hundreds of thousands. He has worked with many organisations on security strategy, handled a number of severe incidents and is a frequent industry advisor. He is a certified instructor at the SANS Institute and is often a headline presenter at industry conferences.
James has been featured on many TV programs explaining security issues and delivered multiple TED talks. With a rich background in security across disciplines, and many years leading the battle against cyber criminals at Sophos, James is passionate about helping organisations build up their defense capabilities and improve their cyber security posture in a meaningful way.