Receive awards updates:

Promote this Nomination

Pales011117_35bweditedB
1
  • Job title of nominated professional: Director
  • Company (where nominated professional or team is working): 27 Lanterns Pty Ltd
  • Website: http://www.27lanterns.com
  • Company size (employees): 1 to 9
  • Country: Australia
  • Headquarters Region: Asia

In 3 bullets, summarize why this professional or team deserves recognition:

* Claire has developed an innovative framework (outlined in her book 'The Secure CIO') to assist organisations with advice and reassurance about the effective hiring of leaders to address cybersecurity risk. This framework forms the basis of her consulting practice and highlights the demand and industry need for the services she offers her clients.

* Claire works tirelessly to promote women in the cybersecurity industry, and places a strong focus on helping to coach and grow female information security professionals, from graduate level right through to industry leaders. By actively taking on volunteer roles with organisations such as the Australian Women in Security Network, Claire proactively works towards increasing the number of women entering and working in the industry. Industry mentoring plays a huge role in Claire’s work, and she happily assists those that ask. Her commitment to work with people at all levels of the industry for the betterment of their own career as well as that of the industry is inspiring.

* Claire is passionate about helping organisations create and sustain effective information security teams. With over 17 years of industry experience and qualifications including a Bachelor’s Degree in Police Studies and Post-Graduate studies in e-Crime Investigation, Claire demonstrates a lifelong commitment to her chosen profession. Her drive to assist her clients in establishing exceptional information security practices is in turn driving change within the industry, one organisation at a time. Her commitment to work with people at all levels of the industry for the development of their own career as well as that of the industry is inspiring.

In less than 300 words, summarize the achievements of the professional or team in the nominated category

Claire is passionate about helping organisations create and sustain effective information security teams. With over 17 years of industry experience, and qualifications including a Bachelor’s Degree in Police Studies and Post-Graduate studies in e-Crime Investigation, Claire demonstrates a lifelong commitment to her chosen profession.

In her consulting business Claire works with both domestic and global organisations that are deemed to be high risk due to the nature of their business, including superannuation funds, online/ecommerce start-ups and payment providers. In a global sense, Claire has worked regionally with responsibility for cyber in countries including Australia, India, China and Hong Kong.

Claire has developed an innovative 5-step framework (outlined in her Amazon best-seller book ‘The Secure CIO’) to assist organisations with advice and reassurance about the effective hiring of leaders to address cybersecurity risk. This framework forms the basis of both The Secure CIO and her consulting practice, and highlights the demand and industry need for the services she offers her clients.

Claire works tirelessly to promote women in the cybersecurity industry, and places a strong focus on helping to coach and grow female information security professionals, from graduate level right through to industry leaders. By actively taking on volunteer roles with organisations such as the Australian Women in Security Network, Claire works proactively towards increasing the number of women entering and working in the cyber security industry.

Industry mentoring plays a huge role in Claire’s work, and she happily assists those that ask. Her commitment to work with people at all levels of the industry for the betterment of their own career, as well as that of the industry, is inspiring.

Her drive to assist her clients in establishing exceptional information security practices is in turn driving change within the industry, one organisation at a time.

WINNER_silver_2019

Sign Up for
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Updates

Sign up for your award updates! Join thousands of cybersecurity marketers and professionals to receive the latest news about the upcoming Cybersecurity Excellence Awards.

Sign Up for
Cybersecurity Excellence Awards Updates

Sign up for your award updates! Join thousands of cybersecurity marketers and professionals to receive the latest news about the upcoming Cybersecurity Excellence Awards.