Speaker details

Jean-Christophe Gaillard

Managing Director

Corix Partners


Jean-Christophe Gaillard is the Founder and Managing Director of Corix Partners

He is a senior executive and a team builder with over 25 years of experience developed in several global financial institutions in the UK and continental Europe, and a track-record at driving fundamental change in the Security field across global organisations, looking beyond the technical horizon into strategy, governance, culture, and the real dynamics of transformation.

A French national permanently established in the UK since 1993, he holds an Engineering Degree from Telecom Paris Tech and has been co-president of the Cyber Security group of the Telecom Paris Tech alumni association since May 2016.

He runs the Corix Partners blog and contributes regularly to The Digital Transformation People, the Innovation Enterprise, Business 2 Community forums and the Business Transformation Network. He is an expert contributor on the CIO Water Cooler, and has previously published articles on, InfoSecurity Magazine,  Computing, the C-Suite.co.uk, Info Sec Buzz and the IoD Director websites. He was listed in the top 10 of UK 30 most influential thought leaders on Risk, RegTech and Compliance by Thomson Reuters in April 2017.

He is the author of “Cyber Security: The Lost Decade – A Security Governance Handbook for the CISO and the CIO”, published in September 2017 under the label of the Security Transformation Research Foundation.


Date Title

Cybersecurity Leadership Summit 2022

Nov 10, 2022
Security Automation and Threat Intelligence
Managing the Cyber Security Technical Debt: How did we get there? And what to do about it?

Cybersecurity Leadership Summit 2021

Nov 11, 2021
Combined Session
Cybersecurity: The Operational Illusion
Nov 11, 2021
Combined Session
Looking Back at the Reporting Line of the CISO

Cybersecurity Leadership Summit 2020

Nov 10, 2020
The Cyber Security Skills Gap: Real Problem or Self-inflicted Pain?
Nov 10, 2020
Panel - European Cybersecurity Job Market and the Gender Perspective

Cybersecurity & Enterprise Risk Management

Jun 02, 2020
Cyber Security in the Midst of the COVID Crisis: Key Management Considerations for Large SMEs and Mid-Size Firms

Cybersecurity Leadership Summit 2019

Nov 14, 2019
Governance, Risk & Compliance
The Language of Security

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2019

May 15, 2019
Data Management, Privacy & Security Done Right
Security and Privacy in the “When-Not-If” Era

Cybersecurity Leadership Summit 2018 Europe

Nov 14, 2018
GDPR and the Global State of Privacy
Three Factors Marginalising the Historical Role of the CISO
Nov 14, 2018
GDPR and the Global State of Privacy
Panel - Life Under GDPR and Its Implications on Cybersecurity

Digital Finance World 2018

Feb 28, 2018
Effective Risk and Security Management
“Rethinking and Rewiring Infosec” : How Large Firms Must Approach Urgent Cyber Security Challenges

 Blog posts

The Digital Transformation and the Role of the CISO
Blog post