Stephen has wide experience of designing, delivering and evaluating IT Security training across the Ministry of Defence as well as developing awareness programmes on risk management, physical security and business continuity planning. Stephen has extensive working knowledge of various ISO management system standards, including ISO 27001, ISO 22301 and ISO 9001.
Stephen joined BSI's training department following a career in the Royal Navy which spanned over 20 years, much of which was spent in the Information Security field. He also has in-depth knowledge and experience in compliance auditing against HMG Security Policy Framework criteria in addition to the ISO 27001 standard.
He is widely acclaimed for transforming Defence IT Security Officer training from an information driven, theoretical lecture-style offering to a practical, hands on learning experience with the aim of ensuring information security, legal conformity and business critical compliance across the whole of the defence sector.
Qualifications and professional membership
- Certified Information Systems Security Professional
- Graduateship City and Guilds Award Leadership and Management
- Lead Implementer/Auditor ISO 27001
- Lead Auditor ISO 22301
- Lead Auditor ISO 9001
- ITIL v3