Michael is an cybersecurity professional with over 15 years' experience in developing and delivering information, technical & cybersecurity outcomes to customers across both the public and private sector.
He works with the DEFEND team in developing and executing business and cybersecurity strategies, managing operational and cybersecurity risk and embedding innovation practices and agile project delivery. Throughout his career, he has led and managed teams of highly skilled technical and security experts, dedicated to delivering and assuring business value to customers.
Cybersecurity threats extend well beyond the cloud and ICT infrastructure, given the modern connected premises and the growth of connected devices. This is a top priority for our Government and communities, with major initiatives like the Protective Security Requirements (PSR) and New Zealand Information Security Manual (NZISM) in place to deal with threats. In this presentation, we interview one of New Zealand’s foremost cyber-security experts and major contributor to government and industry strategies and policies to mitigate cyber-threats to businesses and communities - a must-attend presentation for all building services professionals.