News September 15, 2016

Bob Wilkinson and Ian Cook join our Advisory Board

Obrela Security Industries UK announced that it has appointed Robert W. Wilkinson and Ian Cook to join the company’s advisory board.

Robert W. Wilkinson is the CEO and founder of Cyber Marathon Solutions, a cyber security and third party risk management consulting company. He has more than 30 years of progressive experience developing and implementing enterprise operational risk management solutions focusing on Operations and Technology for global companies and clients. In his last position, Robert worked as a CIO and CISO for a Global Systemically Important Bank (G-SIB). Robert serves on the Shared Assessments Program’s External Advisory Board and is a previous Chairman of the Shared Assessments Program. He also serves as an Avasant Distinguished Fellow, co-leading Avasant’s Information Security / Cyber Security practice.

Ian Cook is one of the few truly internationally recognized and respected leaders in the field of Information Technology Security and a well-known security research and Intelligence analyst. Ian, spent 26 years working in Information Security, pioneered the application of Government intelligence procedures in the corporate sector to predict future security risks and enable security managers to better target their security resources and make more effective strategic decisions. Ian has held senior technical and management positions at Saudi American Bank, Citigroup, Merrill Lynch, Barclays and most recently at Team Cymru, a Boutique non-profit dedicated to making the Internet more secure.

The OBRELA organization will continue to be further restructured under a more global profile in order to better serve our international client base.’’ said George Patsis Obrela Security Industries CEO.  “We are pleased to have Robert and Ian on board to advance business efforts while we continue to provide enterprise class security services”.

About Obrela Security Industries

Obrela Security Industries (OSI) provides professional and managed services to assess and manage information risk in complex enterprise environments. Using security analytics and sophisticated risk management technology we dynamically protect our clients by identifying, analyzing, predicting and preventing security threats in real time. We have proven these services can be delivered professionally and consistently in numerous engagements and diverse projects, addressing a multitude of information security disciplines and industry-specific requirements. More information is available at