JC Gaillard

JC Gaillard

Jean-Christophe Gaillard is the Founder and Managing Director of Corix Partners.

He is a leading consultant, a senior executive and a team builder with over 25 years of experience developed in several global financial institutions in the UK and continental Europe, and a track-record at driving fundamental change in the Security field across global organisations, looking beyond the technical horizon into strategy, governance, culture, and the real dynamics of transformation.

A French national permanently established in the UK since 1993, he holds an Engineering Degree from Telecom Paris Tech and has been co-president of the Cyber Security group of the Telecom Paris Tech alumni association since May 2016. He runs the Corix Partners blog and the “Security Transformation Leadership” publication on Medium. He contributes regularly to The Digital Transformation People, Business 2 Community and IoTforAll platforms, as well as the Business Transformation Network. He is an expert contributor on the CIO Water Cooler, and has previously published articles on InfoSecurity Magazine, Computing, the C-Suite.co.uk, Info Sec Buzz and the IoD Director websites.

Jean-Christophe collaborates with leading analysts firm Kuppinger Cole, and was listed in the top 10 of UK 30 most influential thought leaders on Risk, RegTech and Compliance by Thomson Reuters in April 2017. He is the author of “Cyber Security: The Lost Decade – A Security Governance Handbook for the CISO and the CIO”, first published in September 2017 with a second edition released in November 2018 under the label of the Security Transformation Research Foundation. He is also a Non-Executive Director with Strata Security Solutions, a specialized cybersecurity firm delivering solutions to help customers understand the cyber security risks faced by their business.