Graeme Parker CISSP, CCP, CISA, CISM, CCSK, ISO 27001 Master, is a cyber security professional and Managing Director of Parker Solutions Group
Graeme has a broad cyber security background and proven expertise with in security having taken a number of high profile businesses through security improvement projects, and having gained experience in industries such as finance, insurance, healthcare, government, manufacturing and the charitable sector. Graeme also works for a number of certification bodies as an ISO 27001 Lead Auditor conducting certification audits in the UK and overseas. Graeme works globally and has worked with organisations in the UK, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Africa, USA, Canada and Australia.
Graeme started his career in IT in the banking sector before successfully implementing BS 7799 the forerunner to ISO 27001, in a number of UK National Health Service organisations. Following that Graeme worked for some major IT leaders including Capita, Fujitsu, Hewlett Packard and Cap Gemini leading a number of security projects across a range of challenging industries. Graeme has lead several organisations to ISO 27001 certification, developed security architectures and lead the implementation of complex security programmes which have delivered significant business benefits.
Graeme has produced white papers on a number of security topics and has developed risk methods for Information Security and Business Continuity.
Graemes main expertise is being able to develop security solutions which align to business needs and deliver pragmatic solutions in response to the organisations risk approach. Graeme has in depth experience of working with suppliers to ensure the resilience and security of the supply chain a risk area often overlooked by many organisations.
Graeme holds a number of professional qualifications and also teaches CISSP, CISA and CISM courses and has a technical background holding the Cloud Security Alliance Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK) as well as operating as a UK Government Senior Information Risk Advisor.