Phil Cracknell


Phil is regarded as one of Europe’s leading information security experts.

He has held several CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) roles spanning five different industry sectors. With over 28 years’ experience gained in a variety of high-profile technology and security management roles, he offers a unique insight to the world of information security, cyber-threats and risk management.

He is a regular speaker at UK, Middle Eastern and European conferences. As national publicity on the subject of ‘Wireless security’ peaked in 2002, Phil became somewhat of a cyber-security celebrity with appearances on Sky TV, BBC News and in national and industry press. Phil served as Group Security & Risk Advisory to Arriva Plc., Advisor to the Board at Camelot UK and is currently the interim Global CISO for HomeServe plc. He was also founder and chairman of the non-profit ClubCISO group –