Georg Thomas

National Security & Risk Manager @ Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Georg is a proven leader in information security and risk with expertise across many disciplines and industries.  He is the National Security & Risk Manager at leading Australian law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth and member of Corrs Cyber, the firm’s cyber security advisory arm.

Prior to joining Corrs, Georg was at global advisory firm Grant Thornton based in New York where he consulted to financial services, media and entertainment, and not for profit clients including Fortune 500 companies.

Georg’s experience includes advising organisations across Australia, the United States, Europe, and Asia with cyber security, compliance, and risk management, and has also spent a number of years conducting penetration tests and leading penetration testing teams.

Georg holds a number of certifications including C|CISO, CISM, CISSP, ISO27001 Lead Implementer, C|EH, GMON, MCSE (Security) and MACS Snr CP (Cyber Security). He holds a Masters in Management, and is nearing completion of his PhD in cyber security ethics.