Graeme Park

Founder of CyberCircle & Former Principal Cyber Advisor for UK Ministry

  • Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Matillion
  • Head of Deployable IT at NATO
  • Deputy Head of IT at the UK Ministry of Defence
  • Global Head of Security Operations at The Hut Group


When Graeme Park is booked for events, they are known to discuss the following speaking topics:

Artificial Intelligence
Leadership and Culture
Cyber Security
Nation State Threats

Graeme Park is a distinguished information security expert and currently serves as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Matillion, a company known for its innovative data pipeline platform that aids data teams in building and managing systems for accelerated AI and analytics. With a career spanning over 15 years, Graeme has a wealth of experience in leading security operations and fostering cybersecurity initiatives. He is a highly sought-after keynote speaker, renowned for his insights into cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, leadership, growth, motivation, and nation-state threats.

Graeme’s impressive career includes pivotal roles such as Head of Deployable IT at NATO and Deputy Head of IT at the UK Ministry of Defence, where he led a team of 140 personnel in one of the military’s foremost regiments. These positions honed his leadership skills, resilience, and ability to perform under pressure. Early in his career, Graeme was a Security Operations Officer at ISAF, responsible for maintaining all aspects of information security for NATO’s headquarters establishment in Afghanistan. This experience laid a strong foundation for his expertise in managing high-stakes security environments.

In addition to his roles in military and defence, Graeme has made significant contributions in the private sector. As the Global Head of Security Operations at The Hut Group, he played a crucial role in safeguarding the digital assets of one of the UK’s largest e-commerce companies. His tenure as Head of Information Security at Asto UK and as a Senior Consultant at Mason Advisory Limited further solidified his reputation as a leading figure in the cybersecurity field. Graeme also founded CyberCircle, an initiative that connects security experts with schools and charities to enhance security education and awareness.

Graeme’s academic credentials are equally impressive, with a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Liverpool, an MSc in International Security, and a Master’s in Cyber Defence and Information Assurance from Cranfield University. His comprehensive understanding of AI transformation and cybersecurity positions him as an expert at the intersection of technology, security, and innovation. Determined to create a culture of security within organisations, Graeme empowers individuals and organisations with the knowledge and skills needed to understand and value cybersecurity. For those seeking a keynote speaker who can both inform and inspire, Graeme Park is the ideal choice.

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