Mike Gillespie is Managing Director of Advent IM Ltd, and an information security practitioner and CLAS consultant of many years’ standing. He is well versed in the threat to organisational information assets. An active member of the Security Institute since 2008, Mike was voted onto the Board of Directors in 2013 and given special responsibility for Cyber Research and Strategy. Additionally he is part of the Institute’s mentoring scheme and a member of the CSCSS Global Cyber Security Select Committee. As a subject matter expert Mike is called upon regularly to speak at events and contribute editorial, most recently for the BBC and The Sunday Timesas well as regular industry media.