David Barnett

Director of Edge Protection, Forcepoint EMEA

Dave has a 24 year history in IT security, the past 10 of which have been focused on the topic of cloud risk. He is a co-author of PAS555, the first national standard for Cyber Security, and has collaborated with academia on ground-breaking work in the field of culture in attack attribution.

Passionate about security being a business enabler and a firm believer in SASE architecture, he currently leads the EMEA Edge business at Forcepoint encompassing SASE, NGFW, Web Security, CASB and email security solutions.

Dave has published many articles and videos about cloud, data and network security.

My Sessions

Data Protection and Security in the Cloud

As the cloud environment continues to develop and new mechanisms are introduced which affect organisations’ strategies, opportunities and risks grow in complexity. This session discusses likely technical developments and how practitioners can analyse their own processes to ensure they are fully taking advantage of them.

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