Researcher Profiles
Paul Dorey
Research Associate, Leading Edge Forum

Paul Dorey, based in the UK, is a Research Associate for Leading Edge Forum.  Paul principally focuses on our Consumerization & the Customer research domain with particular emphasis on the future of information security.

Paul is the founder of CSO Confidential & Security Faculty which provides support to in-post security and risk leaders and better access to the best independent security consultants.  A particular mission of CSO Confidential is to improve the connection between executive risk management decision making, information security and the research community.

He is also Visiting Professor in Information Security at the Royal Holloway College, University of London.

Paul has over 25 years’ management experience in information security and established one of the first dedicated operational risk management functions in Europe.  At BP, where Paul was the former Chief Information Security Officer, he built and managed Information security, BCP, Privacy and Information Management Standards & Services globally across the corporation, including the digital security of process control systems.  Prior to BP, he set up and ran global strategy, security and risk management functions at Morgan Grenfell and Barclays Bank.

Paul has consulted to numerous governments, was a founder of the Jericho Forum and for several years sat on the Permanent Stakeholders Group of the European Network Information Security Agency (ENISA).  He was one of the founders of the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP), and after five years as Chairman of the Board is now Chairman Emeritus.

As a Director of Security Faculty, he is also working in the security industry to build programmes that support knowledge sharing, security team performance improvement and personal development.

RELATED PUBLICATIONS

Securing the Internet of Things – research commentary

09 APR 2015 / DAVID MOSCHELLA, PAUL DOREY

Securing the Internet of Things – position paper

24 MAR 2015 / PAUL DOREY

The Long March to Outside-in Security

05 FEB 2014 / ADRIAN SECCOMBE, PAUL DOREY, DAVID MOSCHELLA