Greg van der Gaast

Head of Information Security / Digital IT, University of Salford

Greg has over two decades of technical and management experience in Information Security, starting as one of the most notorious hackers of the late 1990’s. A frequent speaker about bringing visibility, care, and accountability to the Information Security profession, he is an expert in building efficient InfoSec organisations by enabling leadership, addressing root causes, and harnessing human potential.

He is the Head of Information Security at the University of Salford in addition to having his own consultancy, CMCG, which helps others deliver effective and accountable information assurance.