As a Principal Virtual Security Consultant (VSO), Chris has developed a reputation as a trusted and strategic advisor to both enterprise and Government organisations, diligently working with our customers to ensure security objectives are achieved. With Chris on board, you can feel at ease knowing you’re in extremely capable and experienced hands.

Chris started his career as a developer in his native United Kingdom, before going on to hold key roles at IBM, Symantec and RSA. He has worked extensively with government organisations in the UK, and later owned his own consultancy supporting SMEs and corporates with security technology, information assurance and security architecture.

His areas of expertise span a wide range of security related fields including cloud security architecture, cyber threat and vulnerability management, information security management, project security architecture, and governance, risk and compliance planning. Backing up his industry experience, Chris also holds several security certifications, including CISSP, CISM and CRISC.

Chris moved from Southampton in the UK to Wellington with his wife and two daughters in January 2019.

Expertise at a Glance



Security risk management
Incident management
Security policy management
Security awareness and governance  
CISSP, CISM and CRISC certified