Gavin Townsend

Information Security Manager @ Grant Thornton Australia

Managing information security through people, processes and technology.

With over 15 years of IT experience in professional service industries and honed customer service skills from a back ground in hospitality management; I offer a balance of technical expertise with a flexible communication style and the ability to build strong relationships with business stakeholders and vendors.

Specialties include:
• IT security operations and Team management.
• Infrastructure projects and business solutions
• Risk management, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
• Vendor relationships, budgeting and procurement
• Unified communications, business collaboration and mobility.
• Cloud computing and virtualisation.