Partner, National Cyber Response Leader,
Kevvie is a Partner in KPMG’s Advisory Services Practice and has over 20 years of IT security and forensics experience,14 of which include defining and overseeing the execution of security strategies, assessments and compliance activities for finance sector organizations. He is a change leader experienced in delivering security transformation projects and leading teams in the delivery of governance, intelligence, incident response and forensic services. Kevvie is experienced leading complex cross-border cyber investigations involving insiders and external adversaries and has assisted clients in detecting, effectively responding to and recovering from incidents in a manner that minimizes impact and interruption to their business.
As a sought after speaker, Kevvie has engaged executive and technical audiences at leading conferences and events including Black Hat USA and Europe, SECTOR, OWASP and the HTCIA and is a resource to the media with features on-air and in print within leading television, news and industry publications including The Business News Network, The Globe and Mail and Information Security, SC and CIO magazine.
Kevvie is a globally recognized cyber security and forensics expert who is author to Data Breach Preparation and Response and SQL Server Forensic Analysis. He is also contributing author to several security and forensics books and an instructor who trains law enforcement agencies on cyber forensic and response practices. His cyber forensics research has been incorporated into formal course curriculum within industry and academic institutions including ISC2 and the University of AbertayDundee. Credited with advancing the field of digital forensic science, Kevvie is a SANS lethal forensicator and sits on the SANS Advisory Board where he guides the direction of emerging security and forensics research.