David Clarke FBCS, Chief Technology Officer
Dave is a highly experienced Chief Information Security Officer/Cyber Security and GDPR Management.
Consultant with a deep knowledge of Global project delivery and operational leadership. He operates across FTSE (Financial Times Stock Exchange) 100 index companies , SME and start-ups within Financial Services, FinTech, Telecoms, Technology and Utilities sectors developing strong coherent cyber security, GDPR data protection and privacy strategies. He is the founder of GDPR Technology Forum with over 18,000 members https://www.linkedin.com/groups/1201767
Dave created a Global Infrastructure for the World’s largest private trading network, Trading $3 trillion a day, and has managed Multiple Global Security Operations Centres.
David has been recognised as one of the top 10 influencers by Thompson Reuter top 30 most influential thought-leaders and thinkers on social media, in risk management, compliance and regtech in the UK and features in top 50 list of Global Experts list by Kingston Technology
Carol Tullo, OBE, LLB Barrister (Attorney), Senior Consultant and Legal Counsel
Carol is a Senior Consultant of The Trust Bridge. Following her qualification as a Barrister (Attorney) in the UK. Carol was, until July 2017, Director of Information Policy and Services, The National Archives in the United Kingdom. Carol was responsible for providing leadership in information management and policy across Government and the wider public sector to improve the way information is managed and exploited.
As Controller of Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, Queen’s Printer of Acts of Parliament, Queen’s Printer for Scotland, and Government Printer for Northern Ireland, she managed copyright and licensing of Crown data and information and delivered a range of UK wide official publishing including UK legislation. Carol was responsible for a five-year Program delivering cyber and information assurance training across Government and the public sector for CIOs and boards under a Cabinet Office/GCHQ (Government Communications Headquarters) funded arrangement which ended in April 2016 when the National Cyber Security Centre came online.
In addition to her legal background, Carol’s areas of expertise are Open data and access to public sector information, legal regulation of Intellectual Property, Crown copyright and database rights, media and publishing, dissemination and information accessibility. She has experience in developing standards both from private and public sectors rooted in information management and executive responsibility government information management, assurance and security. Carol had a legal career background in intellectual property practice and commercial law publishing with Thomson Reuters before she joined the Cabinet Office. Carol received the inaugural Leadership Impact Award 2017 from the Whitehall and Industry Group.
In December 2018, Carol was awarded an OBE (Order of the British Empire) by Her Majesty The Queen in the New Year's Honour List for services to Official Publishing related to her position as Queen’s Printer of Acts of Parliament and Controller, Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.
Compliance, Governance and integrity of data and information, its reuse and exploitation. Data enabled transformation, records and information management in government, copyright and licensing, data protection.
Alan Davis, Director of North American Operations
Alan is the Director of North American Operations for The Trust Bridge. He is an accomplished leader with experience in the association and non-profit sector. Alan served for 18 years as the Executive Director of a national higher education association and foundation. In addition, he spent several years leading a foundation focused on victim assistance and crime prevention on college campuses. Alan is a dedicated volunteer, having served in a variety of leadership positions with organizations related to association management.
His experience and expertise include:
strategic planning and visioning
financial planning and management
external relations and establishment of collaborative and strategic partnerships
revenue generation and sponsorship development
board/governance and volunteer relations, including governance restructuring
staff training, evaluation and development
Leading the Trust Bridge’s activities in North America, Alan is creating the GDRP Awareness program for us there.
Penny Heyes, Chief Commercial Officer
Penny is a co-founder of The Trust Bridge and the Chief Commercial Officer. A highly experienced international sales, marketing and business development professional, she has worked in multiple product & service sectors, globally.
As an experienced senior executive, she has been instrumental in the growth of several start-ups, early-stage companies, as well as multinational established businesses who wish to diversify into new areas or new initiatives. Penny has extensive general management skills: operations, business-to-business, business-to-consumer sales, marketing, business development, affiliate & affinity partnerships.
More recently she has been advising clients in their Innovation in Business strategies, examining how technology is changing how businesses run, engage with their customers, employees and suppliers by creating an effective strategy and finding the right solution or solution partner to implement.
Dr Graham Dodgson, Senior Associate Consultant, Innovation and Commecial Intellectual Property Advisor
Graham, a Senior Consultant of The Trust Bridge, is an innovative product and business creator as well as business analyst.
An expert in technology development, sourcing, assessment, valuation and licensing and team building, Graham is an innovator in medical electronics (human/computer interfaces), advanced displays, easy to use interface concepts.
Graham’s understanding of Business Transformation and Innovation, and of developing strategy and implementation is evidenced by his wide and deep cross-sector experience. This includes senior sales, marketing and general management roles in the biomedical, electronics, semiconductor, IT and mobile technology sectors. He has significant global experience in new business development and technology licensing covering developing technical and commercial partnerships worldwide in the US, Asia and Europe.
Specialties: Strategy in high tech and biomedical businesses, M&A, international business development, Intellectual Property Audit, Valuation and Licensing. Technology Scouting, Creative Deal Making
Dr Bill Limond, Senior Associate Consultant
Bill, an Associate Consultant for The Trust Bridge, is a business-focused CIO and Digital Transformation Leader with over 20 years’ public and private sector Board Director-level experience in global organisations such as: BP, BG, British Gas, Pilkington, BAE Systems, Alghanim (Kuwait), Qatar NHIC, McKinsey, City of London, TfL (Transport for London), Service Corp. Intl.
As TfL’s first CIO, he was responsible for transforming the London Travelling Customer experience. Created & delivered TfL Journey Planner website (>1m hits pd), Congestion Charging and Oyster Smart card systems. Rationalised People, Processes, Technology across TfL & London Underground, SAP for Finance, HR & Procurement - £70m ($100m) benefits. As City of London Interim CIO, he initiated and delivered a substantial change and re-organisation programme focused on business-critical solutions, slashing IS costs, maintaining and improving service levels.
He has created and recovered new IS functions in over 10 different, merged organisations, at both operating and group company level. He has initiated and managed outsourced IT providers for more than 10 organisations.
He has delivered IT-enabled Digital Mission-Critical, High-Risk Transformational Change Programmes as CIO/Group IT Director/Change and Programme Director within central and local Government: Energy, Education, Defence, Aerospace, Transport (TfL), Audit Office, Economics, Health, Regulators, MHRA, NMC, Work and Pensions, City of London, Qatar NHIC.
Jim Sneddon, Associate Consultant
Jim Sneddon is a security industry veteran of 18 years, with a wealth of experience working with organisations helping them to become secure and compliant. He has worked with respected global security vendors and Systems Integrators and has experience of a wide range of technical and organisational solutions.
Jim is ITIL qualified, is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and an experienced GDPR consultant. Specialising in training and consulting in the data protection and cyber security arenas, his expertise is in translating complex concepts into everyday language that is easily understood, as well as giving advice and training from a simple practical standpoint.