CHELTENHAM, UK – January 8, 2020 – Information Risk Management (IRM) today announces the appointment of Matt Griffiths as Sales Director.
Matt Griffiths joins IRM with a wealth of information security experience having spent several years leading Information Security at Virgin Trains. More recently, Matt has spent five years at McLaren Applied Technologies as Business Development Director, where he was instrumental in developing the non-motorsport customer base.
The appointment comes as previous Sales Director, Sean Arrowsmith leaves the business to take on a new senior role at Crossword Cybersecurity.
Charles White, Chief Executive Officer of IRM says: “Matt’s experience firstly, as an information security practitioner and secondly, as a thought leader for practical IoT and industrial connectivity, gives him a unique understanding of the challenges and opportunities our customers face.”
Matt Griffiths adds: “I am absolutely delighted to be joining one the leading cybersecurity organisations and look forward to working with the account management team to meet IRM’s broad range of clients, enabling me to understand and support their objectives for 2020 and beyond”.
The new appointment forms part of the company’s progression towards operational technology security. The Cheltenham-based consultancy is expanding into geographies including Spain, Italy, the Nordics and the US. The upcoming proposed acquisition of Altran by Capgemini is set to place IRM within the world’s leading engineering and research and development company.