Charles V. Pask is the Managing Director of ITSEC Associates Ltd, responsible for delivering global IT security and IT audit consultancy services, including public training courses, in-house training courses, conferences, symposiums and general Infosec consultancy. Previously, he was a Director with MIS Training, and Director of Information Security Institute (ISI) European and Middle East e-Security Services. Mr. Pask has over 30 years’ experience in IT, IT audit, and IT security, and was the Group Information Security Manager for Alliance & Leicester plc Group including Girobank prior to joining MIS.
More recently Mr Pask was the Global Head of Strategy, Development and Globalisation for the BT Business Continuity, Security and Governance Practice. Mr Pask has also had senior IT Audit positions at Forward Trust Group (part of HSBC) and Alliance & Leicester.
Mr Pask has been the Chairman at the three prestigious Chief Information Security Officers (CISO) conferences in Europe, Africa and Middle East.
Mr. Pask has been a member of the ITSEC Common Criteria team working with the DTI, and a committee member of the APACS Security Advisory Group and the LINK Security Group. He has spoken at a number of conferences, including CISO, WebSec, Compsec, the International Security Managers Symposium, and various ISACA events.
Charles delivers a number of MIS Training Institute’s IT Audit and Security training program including “IT Auditing and Controls”, “IT Audit School”, “Risk Based IT Auditing”, “How to Manage an Information Security Program” and “Information Security Managers Academy”. He has also previously been a Senior Instructor for ISC2 in EMEA for CISSP exam training classes.