Patrick Sharp is the General Manager - Advisory at Aura. He leads a team of consultants who provide clients with expert, strategic, and pragmatic advice to enable their organisations to thrive in an increasingly complex information security environment.

Patrick joined Aura in 2016, and has performed roles in leadership, sales and consulting. Prior to Aura, Patrick has 15 years' experience in sales, marketing, technical and leadership roles in technology businesses.


Patrick holds an NZCE (Electronics and Computer Engineering), MBA, CISSP and CISM. He is a Toastmaster and has practiced Kendo for 20 years.

Expertise at a Glance


Business Strategy and Leadership
Client Relationship Development
Security Governance, Risk and Strategy