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Sapphire Technologies Ltd - Martin

North Point, Faverdale, Darlington, DL3 0PH

0845 5827001 |

• Information Security Consultant with over 25 years’ experience.

• ISO 27001/2 Security Specialist with extensive COBIT 5 Best practice experience.

• Microsoft Certified Professional with an expert understanding of Business Continuity, IT and Cyber Security.

• Leading in IT and compliance governance, ITiL standards, risk management and project management.

• Spearheaded and delivered a two-year data security project to be awarded offshore status by DWP and government, achieving first award ever granted in the UK.

• Implemented and certified several public and private sector organisations to ISO27001 accreditation.

• As a Prince 2 Practitioner, directed several organisations on cloud solutions, risk, business risk and cyber security.

• defined and implemented Business continuity management across several organisations to ISO22301 standards

• ISO27001 Project management and implementation

• ISO27001 Auditor

• Prince 2 Practitioner

• ITiL Practitioner

• Microsoft Certified Professional

• IASME Cyber Essentials

• Data protection - GDPR

• Implementation of an Information Security Management Framework (governance; policies, processes and procedures, risk assessments; training, implementation and certification).

• UK / AU / NZ welfare to work sectors – Implementation of Information Assurance Frameworks to ISO27001 standards (Director of Project management on implementation, design and rollout. advising on applicability of controls; advising on tailored requirements to multiple international standards)

• Implementation of ISO27001 framework and certification in the health and safety sector. Directing and project management of the standard to stringent government directives.

• Project management and implementation of ISO27001 within a leading IT service sector organisation, delivering outsourced IT services to over 100 major multi sector organisations across the UK. Achieved certification and clean re-certifications over 7 years.

• Provided several major organisations with Risk Assessment methodologies, incident and incident management processes and methodologies in order to deliver ISO27001.

• Directed and managed many awareness and training projects in order to ensure standards, policies, process and procedures were implemented and measured for effectiveness

Product Skills:-

• ISO27001 and COBIT5 Assessment Products

• International Standards/Regulations

• Various Risk Assessment / Management Products

• Governance Benchmarking

• Cyber Essentials

General Skills: -

• Information Security Governance

• Information Security Management

• Information and business Risk Assessment

• IS Training and Awareness

• IT Governance Assessments (COBIT5/ISO27001:2013)

• ISO 90001

• Prince 2 Project Management

• ITiL Practitioner

  • Finance
  • Government & Public Sector
  • Health & Safety
  • Hospitality
  • IT Services
  • Legal
  • Logistics
  • Transport
  • ISO 27001
  • East Anglia
  • East Midlands
  • Greater London
  • Ireland
  • North East
  • North West
  • Scotland
  • South East
  • South West
  • Wales
  • West Midlands
  • Yorkshire and the Humber
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