Founder and Director
“ Mike Gillespie is a highly experienced Security and Data Protection practitioner and trainer of many years' standing.
He is a Director of The Security Institute and part of their mentoring scheme. Mike is also a well respected speaker and trainer. ”
Mike is the Founder and Director of Advent IM, the UKs leading independent holistic security consultancy.
Mike has many years of experience as a Security and Data Protection practitioner and trainer and advocates security awareness for all.
As a board member of the Security Institute, Mike is a prime mover in the future of the industry and participates in the mentoring scheme run by The Insititute.
Mike is a consummate presenter and speaker with many key industry events under his belt. His opinion is frequently sought in the subject matter expert by press and media and has contributed to many articles and discussions.
Mike is also a teacher and sought after trainer and mentor in the security area and brings an inclusive, practical, empowering approach to security training.