The Cyber Resilience Centre for Wales has a range of organisations joining us at Board level to provide governance, direction and progress oversight.
John Davies is the co-founder and managing director of Pervade Software Ltd, an independent software vendor formed in 2009, with its award-winning cyber security products used by a wide range of private and public sector clients in over 80 countries. UK clients include running the Dark Web Intelligence Gathering platform for the UK Police and running the assessment portal for the UK’s Cyber Essentials Scheme. The company is veteran-owned and holds the Silver Employer Recognition Scheme Award.
John is also co-founder and chair for Cyber Wales and the South Wales Security Cluster, as well as chair of the Wales Cyber Resilience Board. Cyber Wales is an umbrella organisation with aims to encapsulate all aspects of cyber security in Wales and to provide a single portal where interested parties can find information about the plethora of cyber-related activities that make up the Cyber Wales ecosystem. It is globally recognised as a founding member of GlobalEPIC – an ecosystem of ecosystems for Partnership and Innovation in Cybersecurity, an organisation of 30 cyber ecosystems from 18 countries across 6 continents.
The South Wales Cyber Security Cluster is the largest cluster of its kind in the UK, pro-actively supporting the UK National Cyber Security Strategy to make the UK the safest place to do business in cyberspace. The Wales Cyber Resilience Board is a Welsh Government steering committee enhancing cyber resilience across Welsh public sector organisations and providing policy and best practice advice for the Welsh private sector.