Biometrics 2016

Speaker

David Ferbrache, Technical Director for Cyber Security, KPMG, UK

David Ferbrache

David Ferbrache is the Technical Director for Cyber Security in KPMG, UK. He advises KPMG’s key clients on high-end cyber threats, helping them develop their cyber strategies and design security defences. David works with clients across the financial, government and pharmaceutical sectors, as well as supporting KPMG global initiatives on cyber security.

Prior to joining KPMG, David was the Head of Cyber and Space for the Ministry of Defence in UK, responsible for the transformation of MOD’s approach to cyber security and for relations with key Allies and cross-government. This post was the culmination of 25 years of government service during which David has been involved in all of the key national strategic initiatives on cyber security. He also held a range of other senior roles, including Director of Science, Director of Analysis and Director of Industry Policy for the MOD. He was awarded an OBE in the Afghanistan operational honours list for his work with post 9-11.