Chief Executive Officer, STORM Guidance
Neil is CEO at STORM Guidance, a specialist advisory firm whose aim is to help cyber insurers, intermediaries and insured clients work together on a common understanding and quantification of cyber risk and effective preparation for and management of cyber incidents.
Neil has over 30 years’ experience in cyber incident coordination, digital forensics and the security of a range of technologies. He is co-founder of the I-CIRT integrated cyber incident response team and architect of CYBER3 rapid risk review, both used by many cyber insurers to assess insured client risks and respond effectively to cyber incidents. Recently, he has conceived the Cyber|Decider solution as the world’s first cyber policy comparison engine.
With an MSc in Information Security Management from Royal Holloway, University of London, Neil also holds a range of international ICT audit and security qualifications. His book, “Information Security Incident Management: A Methodology” is popular among cyber response professionals.