Dr David Day

David has 15 years’ experience of information security management systems, information security compliance and hard technical information security controls gained both in industry and academia. He holds a PhD concerning the efficacy of IDS deep packet inspection to detect attacks, as well as 2 other degrees in Network Security (MSc) and Computing Systems (BSc). He accepted an NCA (National Crime Agency) Special Officer role with the NCCU (National Cyber Crime Unit) after he was commissioned to provided media forensics expertise to a Police Central e-Crime Unit that helped lead to the conviction of one of the members of a high-profile hacking fraternity.

He was subsequently interviewed on BBC Newsnight and World news for his involvement. David’s blend of both academic and commercial experience has given him a unique insight into how bleeding edge research can be most appropriately and effectively utilised to ensure successful commercial projects. In his spare time David enjoys reading Psychology, Philosophy and Quantum Physics. He also enjoys the Gym, particularly CrossFit workouts.