About Us

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Assured Cyber Protection is a global technology partner empowering organisations to protect their most valuable assets, people, and data from cyber-attacks.

Our team of world-class cyber security and behavioural experts have brought cyber security to the market in a way that no other organisation has, intelligently connecting people, technology, and data to keep businesses secure, resilient and sustainable in an ever-evolving threat landscape. Our team members have an excellent industry reputation across private, government and military clients and are qualified to serve as expert witnesses in the court of law.

Management

Mitchell Scherr
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Mitchell Scherr is an innovator and recognised digital data pioneer. Mitch is now applying his more than 28 years’ experience in the information and technology industry to helping companies and governments build cyber immunity to detect, prevent, and deter cyber crime.

Before founding ACP, Mitch led think tanks and advised the highest levels of government in developing and implementing breakthrough digital programmes that exponentially increased enterprise capabilities and delivery of services.

James Elwen
GC & CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT

James Elwen is an experienced transactional lawyer providing legal and regulatory advice and support to the board and is also responsible for the contractual arrangements intra-group and with customers and suppliers. As a partner in an international law firm, he set up and ran an office in the Middle East for several years before leaving to set up his own digital innovation company and business consultancy.

Using his own experience of having successfully established and run companies, James has a parallel role as EVP of corporate development, working with the board to identify and refine strategic direction for the company in new disciplines and territories.

Andrew Clarke
CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER

Andrew Clarke is an internationally established strategic advisor and defence and security specialist with 20+ years’ experience leading operational delivery teams in both private and public sectors.

Before co-founding ACP, and following a significant career leading specialist military capability, he advised governments on defence and security, resilience, emergency measures and preparedness. Now, using his experience of planning and implementing several national level security programmes he is leading ACP’s strategic initiative to deliver cyber insurance and warranty solutions.

Lee Mora
CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Lee Mora is an experienced cyber security professional with a strong foundation in software engineering and a special focus in advanced data visualization. Lee is now applying more than 12 years of industry experience to help build and maintain ACP’s position as a global leader in cyber security through the development of its innovative technology portfolio and its flagship product, ECSM.

Prior to joining ACP, Lee was a consultant for fortune 500 companies and led design and engineering efforts on a variety of cutting edge technology platforms.

Nathan Smallshaw
VP OF OPERATIONS

Nathan is an accomplished Programme and Operations Manager with over 20 years’ experience in managing development teams and end-to-end operational and delivery management. Prior to joining ACP, Nathan led large scale banking automation and machine learning programmes for Tier 1 banking institutions, data warehouse programmes for Dell Computers, development and delivery of clinical trials software for Parexel, and spent several years leading the development of WPP’s advertising sales platform. SCRUM Certified, Nathan is applying his programme, process and operational skills to help ACP go above and beyond for every client.

 

Mark I. Sirkin, PhD
HEAD OF HUMAN FACTORS, CHAIR, BOARD OF ADVISORS

Mark Sirkin is an expert in the application of psychology to business challenges. He leads ACP’s approach to the human side of cyber immunity, helping the company assess individual, team, and organisational vulnerabilities for our clients, and helping management become stewards of cyber policy and processes. He is the Past-President of the Society of Consulting Psychology.

In addition, he heads ACP’s Board of Advisors which is comprised of business and NGO leaders from a range of fields to help ACP stay current, and one step ahead, of innovations in the field.

Victoria Brush
CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

Victoria Brush has a career spanning nearly 25 years, holding several senior human resource positions at global companies ranging from telecom to high-tech to specialty chemicals and healthcare.  She has also consulted to venture-funded start-ups about their human resource infrastructure, including organizational design, compensation, and benefits.

Prior to joining ACP, Brush was a Human Resources Business Partner for Hanger Orthotics and Prosthetics where she provided HR leadership to 230 clinics located across the western United States.

Jeremy Lloyd
CHIEF INFOSEC OFFICER

Jeremy is an experienced executive board member specialising in technology and security, with a strong commercial focus and excellent appreciation for legal and corporate governance matters, together with a broad industry knowledge and a deep understanding of software development and supporting infrastructure.

Jeremy adds value to any technology-focused small/medium business, advising on any aspect of information security, validating their software development assets, the software development process, and corporate risk management.