Mark has over 20 years’ experience of running Technology for large organisations. He has delivered global, business critical, technology change addressing IT and Operational Risk, Big Data, analytics, and IT Security. He founded idax in 2014 as he saw the opportunity to use the emerging techniques of analytics to address the endemic issues of identity management and insider threat. Prior to idax he was head of IT Strategy for Barclays Wealth, and head of Identity Management, IT Risk and Control for Credit Suisse. He is Visiting Professor in Computer Science at the University of York, a fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, and speaks regularly on many topics associated with Identity Risk.