Assistant Manager, Information Risk Management, KPMG UK
Andjela has worked for KPMG within the Tech Risk sector for more than three years following her university studies at the University of Bath. Her day job involves supporting external and internal audit clients, including the use of data analytics, as well as attestation over the use of technology at third parties. Andjela works on advising clients on how to control risks related to their information assets, either in IT management processes, business applications, infrastructure or projects. Technology Risk has given Andjela a platform from which to develop a broad-based understanding of the usage of technology to assist with the implementation and maintenance of a secure control environments across several clients and industries. Andjela is a KPMG International Council member and supports many internal KPMG networks such as IT’s Her Future, KPMG Network of Women and BeMindful.
Senior Director, IT Operations
Charles River Labaratories
With almost 20 years’ working in IT, Jeremy has a wealth of experience covering operations, architecture, projects and leadership. During various roles Jeremy has had exposure to supporting companies through hyper growth, mergers and acquisitions, building out high performing teams and transforming how IT Operations is delivered to take IT from being reactive to a proactive partner to the business.
Outside of business Jeremy has overcome issues with weight and anxiety. This led him to a period of personal growth focused on developing improved mindset, wellbeing and productivity for work and life.
Jeremy’s true passion is to develop others, for this reason he is launching IT Hive Mind with the purpose to provide IT professional with the tools, mindset and community to enable them to build the career path they want, feel better physically and mentally and deliver and succeed in both business and life, while injecting a little fun.
John Leonard is Group Research Director for the Enterprise Technology Group at Incisive Media. He has designed and conducted research studies and analyses covering many of the aspects of business technology that are driving the way we live and work today.
Principal Security Strategist
Matthew Gardiner is a Principal Security Strategist at Mimecast and is currently focused on evangelizing cybersecurity both inside and outside of Mimecast. With more than 20 years focused on security, Matthew’s expertise in various roles includes email security, threat detection & response, network monitoring, SIEM, endpoint threat detection, threat intelligence, identity & access management, Web access management, identity federation, cloud security, and IT compliance at RSA, Netegrity, CA Technologies, and Mimecast. Previously he was President and a member of the board of trustees of the security industry non-profit, the Kantara Initiative. Matthew has a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and an SM in Management from MIT's Sloan School of Management.
Head of Chrome Enterprise EMEA
Michael Wheeler-Wyatt has been at Google for almost 6 years. After successfully driving Android into the Enterprise, he moved on to head up the drive into the workplace for ChromeOS. With 30+ years of experience in IT Sales and Marketing, he has successfully brought new, and grown existing technologies from start-ups and major IT vendors such as Ingram Micro, Intellisync, Radialpoint, Spinvox, Avaya, Microsoft and Nokia. His experience spans Cloud Solutions, PC’s, Networking, Software, Apps, Mobile Devices and MiddleWare. He has successfully founded and sold 2 IT start-up companies and regularly delivers keynote presentations and participates in panel discussions across EMEA. He now runs the go to market for Chrome Enterprise across EMEA. He is also a Google Artist in Residence.
Head of Chrome Customer Engineers EMEA
Pritam Pabla, Head of Chrome Customer Engineers (EMEA) at Google, is an expert in end-user device management technologies. Pritam’s prime responsibility is to provide IT consulting and management of ChromeOS and Chrome Browser, also Chrome lifecycle best practices for all of Google’s large enterprise, education and government customers. Prior to Google, Pritam gained extensive experience at Microsoft, Lenovo and IBM.
Computing and Delta
Stuart Sumner is Editorial Director of Incisive Media's technology-focused titles: Computing and Delta. He oversees all content across print, web, tablet editions, rich media and events - including the IT Leaders' Dining Club and Computing Summits. During Stuart's tenure Computing has transformed from a print-reliant business to a bleeding edge multi-channel brand with an industry-leading events portfolio. Previously he spent 10 years as a programme manager in the IT industry, working for companies such as the BBC, COLT, Nortel Networks and Equant. As a journalist he has also worked for Time Out and IPC Media. He is a regular technology pundit and contributor to the BBC News Channel, as well as a published author.
Cloud Security Specialist, EMEA
Mark Edge is an Product Specialist in the Advanced Technology Group at Proofpoint, where he supports customers and partners across the EMEA region with specialist knowledge on Zero Trust Network Access. He helps our customers and partners to understand the challenges of securing access to their sensitive systems and information, and to architect the best solution for them at each stage of their digital transformation journey.
Prior to joining Proofpoint, Mark worked in a variety of senior sales and marketing roles within both early stage and more established vendors in the networking and security markets in both the US and EMEA. His career has spanned more than 25 years and seen him spend time at NetScaler, Citrix, IBM and A10 Networks among others.
Senior Technical Manager, EMEA
Ed Rowley has worked in Cybersecurity since 1999. He has worked for several Security vendors in a variety of roles including positions in Marketing, Technical Support, Product Management and Sales Engineering.
Head of European Value Consulting
Max Faun leads our European Value Consulting Practice. Prior to joining Okta he worked at Accenture, advising Global 20000 clients across numerous industry groups on strategic decisions. He is passionate about the business implications of modern identity from a financial, security and user productivity perspective as well as wider technology trends. Max holds an MA in Intelligence and Security as well as a BA in International Relations.
Chief Product Officer
Guido Appenzeller is the Chief Product Officer at Yubico where he focuses on product development and strategy to aid in making strong authentication truly ubiquitous.