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Rois ni thuama, PHD

Rois Ni Thuama PhD is a doctor of law and subject matter expert in corporate governance, cyber governance, and risk management. She is Head of Cyber Governance for Red Sift.

She works with key clients across a wide market spectrum including governments, legal, finance, and banking, to spread a contemporary understanding of cyber threats, risks, liabilities, and resilience across diverse audiences and stakeholders to drive effective change. A recognized expert in the field of cyber governance, cybercrime & fraud prevention, this has resulted in invitations to present at the International Fraud Prevention Conference, the NYPD Cyber Crimes & Counter Terrorism Symposium, and the UN Information Communications Technology Conference, to name a few.

Career highlights

In the summer of 2022, Dr. Ni Thuama contributed to the revision of NATO's cybersecurity curriculum as part of the Partnership for Peace Consortium's (PfPC) Defence Education Enhancement Program housed at the Austrian Defence Academy in Vienna. This August, she rejoined some of the PfPC team as a panelist at The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Future Conflicts Conference in Washington D.C., United States.

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Webinars

Dave Chatterjee ATE
Ask the Expert - David Chatterjee

In our seventh "Ask The Expert" session, we're joined by Dave Chatterjee, Tenured Professor at University of Georgia.

Dr. Chatterjee’s interest and expertise lie in the various facets of information technology management – from technology sense-making to implementation and change management, data governance, internal controls, information security, and performance measurement.

John Scott ATE
Ask the Expert - John Scott

In our sixth "Ask The Expert" session, we're joined by John Scott, Head of Security Education at Bank of England.

With 11 year's experience with Bank of England and 20+ years being an IT trainer, John explains his approach towards keeping employees protected against phishing threats and explains what he'd like to see changed within the cybersecurity industry.

Deborah Haworth ATE
Ask the Expert - Deborah Haworth

In our fifth "Ask The Expert" session, we're joined by Deborah Haworth, Information Security Officer at Penguin Random House.

With more than twenty years’ experience as an information security professional across multiple industries, Deborah has been at the sharp end of changing attitudes to this discipline.

Articles

Responding to the 2021 FBI IC3 Report: Why do we ignore the obvious at our peril?
Responding to the 2021 FBI IC3 Report: Why do we ignore the obvious at our peril?
Tackle phishing: The rise of the machine
Tackle phishing: The rise of the machine
Tipping the balance: why businesses need to prioritize value preservation in line with value generation
Tipping the balance: why businesses need to prioritize value preservation in line with value generation

Testimonial

The days of escaping legal liability as a result of poorly configured code or because of a failure to implement standard solutions are gone. Shareholders are awake and class actions will follow. Management’s luck has run out.

Rois Ni ThuamaPublished inPCPro, September 2022

Degrees and Accomplishments

Education

Bangor University

• PhD. A Critique of Public Company Conduct in Relation to Facilitating Shareholder Diligence
• LLM International Commercial & Business Law

BPP University

LLB Law Degree

Trinity College Dublin

Mental & Moral Science

Licenses & Certifications

Harvard Kennedy School

School of Executive Education Cybersecurity: The Intersection of Policy and Technology Program

Harvard Business School

Online, Cybersecurity: Managing Risk in the Information Age

Associations

Society of Legal Scholars

Membership

Abertay University

Division of Cybersecurity’s Industry Liaison Group

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