Colm is a Cyber Security Advisor working from Huawei’s Cyber Security Transparency Center in Brussels. Prior to joining Huawei Colm was the International Director of the British Standards Institution’s Cybersecurity professional services business, responsible for the management of the cybersecurity portfolio internationally. Previously, as a Director of Espion, one of Europe’s largest indigenous cybersecurity professional services organisations, Colm was a founding member of the management team responsible for growing the company to international success. Espion’s Cybersecurity Consulting business unit was acquired by the British Standards Institution in 2016.
Colm holds a B.A. from Trinity College, Dublin, and a Post Graduate Diploma from Dublin Institute of Technology. He has more than 20 years’ experience working in Cybersecurity, Privacy, Digital Forensics and Incident Response in both commercial and technical roles. He has lead and managed a wide range of projects across EMEA, APAC and the US.