Over the past 20 years, Thomas has built cyber security practices and capabilities for some of the world’s largest consultancies, private equity firms, and global financial institutions, and implemented risk mitigation solutions including data governance and protection, customer identity and trust, and protected analytics.
Thomas has both industry and consultancy depth and breadth in 1st line in retail, commercial, and corporate banking spaces, as well as 2nd line in Global Risk Management and 3rd line Audit for IT, Cyber Security, and Cloud.
Thomas has worked for some of the largest private equity firms in the world, acting as key market advisor for IT and security targets as well as due-diligence advisor for cyber security risk and architect of centres of excellence to serve the capability needs across portfolio entities and subsidiaries, generating strong value augmentation.
Bachelor of Commerce, Mount Allison University (focus in Finance and Computer Science)
Passionate supporter of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, with a strong focus on Gender Equality, including support of Women in Identity, and the Canadian Women’s Foundation. Thomas is an ardent champion of neurodiversity, with a special interest in integration and support within the cyber security domain.