Edward Millington (BSc, CISSP, ISO/IEC 27005, ISSA, MCIIS, MIET, PAN-ACE), a Principal Security Consultant and an Information Security Senior Lead Risk Manager is the Founder and Managing Director of CariSec Global Inc., a company standing at the forefront of Next-Generation Managed Service Providers, offering Risk-Integrated Cybersecurity & ICT Managed Strategic Services in varying sectors: financial, government, health, manufacturing, private, retail, and energy and utilities.
As an Information Systems Security, Information and Communications Technology and Telecommunications veteran of over two (2) decades, he has led a broad sector of organisations to achieve further financial goals through strategic planning, design, and solutions direction.
His specialities are in Policy Development, IT and Security Governance, Information and Cyber Security Risk Management, Enterprise Defence and Security, Cybersecurity Incident Management, Malware and Attack Technologies, and Security Operations. His complex skills, knowledge, and experience have assisted many organisations such as Internet Service Providers, ICT Service Providers, Telcos, Banking, Government, and Governmental Organisations in their development and services evolution.
He is a Member of The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) – International, a Full Member (including candidate assessor) of the Royal Chartered Institute of Information Security (CIISec) and a Member of The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET); and as a Cybersecurity Awareness Advocate, he continues to advocate for greater Cyber Risk Management of organisations’ evolving digital transformation programs – instituting Risk-based Information Security Governance Programs in building organisational Cyber Resilience in protecting the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the organisation’s assets – owing to their expanding threat landscapes and today’s growing cyber risks.