Tom Kranz is a highly-motivated and accomplished Senior Security and Technology Leader with over 25 years of experience in consulting and financial services. With multiple certifications in various frameworks, Tom demonstrates expertise in GDPR, PCI-DSS, ISO27001, and NIST frameworks. He brings to the table extensive experience in driving change management, security transformation, and new business development. As a Cyber Security Consultant at Self-employed, Tom displayed a collaborative approach to complex project and business leadership. His engagement with key business stakeholders and 3rd parties enabled him to deliver purpose-fit solutions, strategy, and architecture that enable business transformation. He also authored "Making Sense of Cyber Security," published by Manning Publications, which showcases his broad range of cyber-security and technology management experience.
Tom's journey began when he studied at Edgbarrow. He has worked with many top organizations, including Fidelity Worldwide Investment, Pivotal Software Inc., Alcatel-Lucent, Toyota Financial Services PLC, Accenture, and 6point6. His former directorial position at 6point6 as the Head of Security Operations and Enterprise Security Architect displays his excellent senior stakeholder management skills. At Pivotal Software Inc., he was a Principal Field Engineer and Client Solutions expert. Tom has a proven track record of delivering new revenue streams and thought leadership in public-facing roles. He is a dual national, holding UK and EU Citizenship, with full rights to work and travel within the UK and EU.