Cath GouldingHead of Information Security Nominet UK & Board member of the Women’s Security Society
Cath has over 15 years experience in the cyber security profession having worked for both UK Government and the private sector. A thought leader in her field, she frequently speaks at security and internet conferences and has provided articles and comments for multiple publications. Her career was recently profiled in the Financial Times and she was interviewed by BBC world promoting women into the IT profession.
Cath currently works as Head of Information Security for Nominet UK, the internet company best known for running the ‘dot.uk’ registry and therefore critical to internet operations in the UK. Prior to joining Nominet, Cath worked at GCHQ holding a variety of posts in the field of cyber security. Cath has a BSc in Mathematics, an MSc in Human Computer Interaction and is CISSP qualified. She was awarded security champion at the women in IT awards 2015 and sits on the board of the Women’s Security Society.