Derek Scott

Head of IT Security, Governance and Risk @ TAL Life

Derek Scott joined TAL in 2013 and is currently Head of IT Security, Risk and Governance.

In his role, Derek manages the IT Security team to deliver resilient solutions that meet business and legislative objectives, maintains and reviews the IT Risk Register, and manages the IT governance framework.

Although Derek’s responsibilities are focused on Security and Risk and Governance, his role also covers Vendor Management, IT Service Continuity and some additional operational responsibilities.

His team works closely with TAL Technology and Business teams to ensure that they are anticipating and coordinating the provision for structured investment and deployment of technology in response to changing business drivers.