• Membership is free at this stage but is strictly by invitation from an existing member and/or co-optation from other members. Please contact us if interested in applying.
  • There is no fixed membership criteria
  • The Research Foundation aims at attracting a panel of experienced open thinkers, decision makers and C-level practitioners in the Security, Business Protection, Risk and Controls space who currently hold (or have held in the past) direct senior management responsibilities in these areas:

Group Heads of Security / Information Security / IT Security / Business Continuity / Operational Risk

Chief Security / Information Security / IT Security Officers

Chief Risk / Operational Risk Officers

  • Membership is also open in principles to independent consultants, partners in small consultancy firms, executive management and heads of corporate functions, with the view of broadening the perspective on Security, Business Protection, Risk and Controls:

Chief Operating Officers

Group Heads of Finance / Legal / Compliance / Internal Audit

Chief Information Officers / Chief Technology Officers / Group Heads of Information Technology

  • Members must have a strong and direct interest in challenging and advancing the way Security, Business Protection, Risk and Controls are perceived, governed and operated across the large enterprise, and be willing and able, directly or through their teams, to contribute to the research effort in terms of providing input or validating concepts and materials