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Job title of nominated professionalSenior Cyber Security Consultant
Company (where nominated professional or team is working)BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Company size (employees)1,000 to 4,999

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

• Leadership: Publishing multiple articles for industry magazines, government-related entities, and charities. Mentoring students at the University of Westminster, and Cyber Security Challenge UK.

• Contributing towards cyber security at private events with lords, ministers, industry leaders, and others.

• Excellent record of cyber security consulting in major global organisations, in different industries.


FINALIST – “Security Professional of the Year – 2016” Award (

FINALIST – “Security Professional of the Year – 2016” Award, and, “Cyber Writer of the Year – 2016” Award (

FINALIST – “Personality of the Year 2016 – Highly Commended” Award (

FINALIST – “Personality of the Year 2015” Award (

FINALIST – “Personal Excellence – IT Manager of the Year 2015” Award (

Tumber possesses 10 years of management, team-lead & advisory experience, and SC security clearance. He is a mentor for students at the University of Westminster.

He has published the following two cyber security books (see

• Cyber Age: Exploring the New World.
• Cyber Security: Unconscious Competence – Employer & Employee Handbook.

Tumber has written the following articles (links can be found on his LinkedIn profile: )

Dec 2016: Rotary Magazine – centenary year edition, Cyber Security
Nov 2016: ISSA Journal, InfoSec Careers and Guidance
Aug 2016: ISSA Journal, Internet of Things: Trust
July 2016: The Bow Group, Blockchain
July 2016: ISSA Journal, Social Media: The Danger Zone
June 2016: ISSA Journal, Blockchain: The Legal Industry

Tumber’s contributions include:

Nov 2016: Artificial Intelligence Parliamentary Group. Invited to the House of Lords, to meet with a panel of experts and discuss the path which British Government should take to use artificial intelligence to support economic growth and social progress, with a view to establish a new All Party Group.

Nov 2016: UK/US-Kosovo Trade & Investment Forum 2016. Meeting with Kosovo’s Prime Minister, and a delegation of senior ministers, to discuss the investment opportunities offered to UK and international investors.

Feb 2016: IBM. Invitation by IBM to join an exclusive roundtable, limited to approximately 15 information security and business leaders, with experts from IBM, to discuss The Dark Web.