Patrick McLaughlin is Director of Security for Oracle EMEA, and has over ten years experience in the IT security arena. He is responsible for promoting Oracle's security offerings and solutions architecture, internally across the Oracle pre-sales, sales and consultancy, and externally with major customers and partners across EMEA. He works as part of a Solutions Architecture team responsible for communicating Oracle’s entire architecture and range of offerings (Grid, SOA, Web 2.0, content management, BI, etc).
Prior to this role Patrick was CTO at Baltimore Technologies, where he was product architect for Baltimore's PKI product and cryptographic toolkits. He also had responsibility for company R&D, technology partnering and working with lead customers in government and finance. Patrick has worked as an independent consultant for several years and has extensive experience in the distributed systems and telecoms management, having worked for Broadcom and Ericsson for ten years.