Garry has over twenty-five years’ experience in governance, information and cyber security, audit, and risk management. Garry has consulted to many businesses across a range of industries in Australia and New Zealand over the last decade and worked previously in security and risk roles in the finance industry and at several NSW public sector agencies.
Garry’s expertise is in implementing security governance and management frameworks in alignment with, and to create enablement for, business strategies and outcomes. He has extensive experience engaging with business and IT leaders. He has significant practical experience in global governance and security frameworks, standards and regulations including COBIT, ISO 27001, ISO 31000, SABSA and privacy.
Garry has substantial experience as a public speaker, presenter and trainer. He is an accredited trainer for ISACA’s CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC and CDPSE, and ISO 27001 Lead Implementer.
Garry is an active volunteer for ISACA, and has held numerous international roles including Vice President, Treasurer, CISM Certification Chair, Chapter Formation Taskforce member, and is currently a mentor within the One-in-Tech Foundation. He has also served on the Sydney Chapter, including as Chapter President and Treasurer.
He has received ISACA President’s Awards, ISACA’s CISM Award, NSW Premier’s Award and 2021 nominee for Male Champion for Change with the Australian Women in Security Network. In 2004, Garry founded and chaired the precursor to the NSW Government Cybersecurity Community of Practice.
Active member of ISACA since 1995. Some recent involvements include: