Our company was formed in June 2017 to provide businesses with security in a digital world. We are a team of data and information security specialists with years of experience in protecting information. Our aim is to help businesses prevent disruption, reputational damage and the harsh financial penalties that may result from a data breach, be that by means of electronic interception, security breach or in hard copy loss.
We conduct holistic Business Risk Assessments across a number of critical operational areas. Our objective is to help businesses quickly identify and mitigate relevant risk factors. Adherence in these key areas promotes corporate governance, economic prosperity and the avoidance of adverse regulatory intervention.
Colin is the Managing Director and Chief Information Officer of Simply Secure. A former senior police officer and Director of Investigations and Intelligence at the Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT). He has over 36 years’ experience of management, investigations, intelligence and security. A qualified trainer he is well known on the Isle of Man and numerous other jurisdictions for his Internet Investigative Skills training. An Accredited Cyber Essentials Practitioner he is able to assist organisations in gaining the UK Government Cyber Essentials scheme.
Andy is our Chief Technical Officer and head of change management of Simply Secure. Over 25 years’ experience within the offshore financial sectors; – Banks, Private Banks, Corporate Service Providers and life & pensions. He has worked as a Senior Technical Project manager and I.T Solutions Architect his projects have included; Business Separation and Integration, Compliance, KYC / AML, I.T platform consolidations, outsourcing, cloud migrations, Disaster Recovery (DR), Business Continuity, software development through to office relocation and refurbishments.
Chris is our Chief Risk Officer and operations manager of Simply Secure. A compliance professional, with over 12 years working within TCSPs and both private and retail banks. Over the years he has developed a keen eye for detail and an excellent working knowledge of offshore and international regulations. He has a passion for corporate governance and is currently studying for the ICA Post Graduate Diploma in Governance, Risk and Compliance.
Andy is our Channel Islands representative. A lecturer in offshore finance and a trust and compliance practitioner with over 25 years experience in Jersey and Switzerland. Andy regularly consults on Anti-Money Laundering (AML) governance, compliance and regulation with particular expertise in business due diligence and risk, investigative intelligence, cyber security, and online learning resources.
Michael has a decade of experience working in online security and public relations, Michael brings an unusual blend of technical understanding and an ability to communicate clearly. As one of the world’s leading experts on security in the highly-regulated world of online gaming, Michael has appeared on 60 Minutes (USA), the New York Times, Sydney-Morning Herald and elsewhere as a consumer security advocate.