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Tony Richards

Tony Richards

Security Leader, Public Sector Office of the CISO, Google

Tony currently serves as a Security Leader in the Office of the CISO, focusing on the UK Public Sector and public sector customers in EMEA, in addition to helping drive the Google Cybersecurity strategy. As an experienced CISO with over 18 years of technical experience in government, commercial and digital data security, Tony has managed and led security, data privacy and compliance across a range of global business' and government organizations. Prior to joining Google, Tony has served as CISO, and in other senior cloud and security roles, for various corporate and public sector organizations, including, the UK Government Digital Service, as the Head of G-Cloud Security and as Security Advisor to the Office of the Government Chief Technical Officer.