Summary of presentation: The National Cyber Security Centre responsible for the cyber security of UK PLC continues to highlight supply chain as one of the biggest risks to many companies. One of the key capture points for cyber security considerations and risk capture is at the procurement stage. In this session you will learn what should be included in your key question criteria to understand the risk your organisation maybe accepting. As well as understanding best practice techniques for the continued risk management of the supply chain.
Biography of speaker: Mo Ahddoud is a security expert who last served as the Chief Information Security Officer at SGN, which manages and operates over 74,000 km of gas mains and services in Scotland and the south of England. Prior to coming to SGN, Mo acted as the International IT Security Lead at NBC Universal. His professional history also includes leading companies like IBM, BAE Systems, and a ten-year tenure as an officer in the British Army. His depth and variety of experience across public and private sectors gives him a unique insight into all angles of cybersecurity.