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Jon Ashton

Jon joined HMRC as the Director Cyber Security and Information Risks (CSIR), in May 2016. His team is responsible for developing HMRC’s strategy and policy for information management and security, and for a range of operational services such as business continuity planning, personnel vetting, assurance and incident management.

Jon has also had spells working in Ministry of Defence and Cabinet Office.

Government Security Profession: inaugural Cyber Security Apprentice event

The first ever networking day for Level 4 Cyber Security Technologist Apprentices was held in London on 1st March 2018. This was also another first, as the new Government Security Profession brand was used to welcome everyone to their profession. …