Richard Absalom

Senior Research Analyst
Information Security Forum

Richard Absalom is a Senior Research Analyst with the ISF Global Team. He is the lead author of the flagship reports Threat Horizon 2019 and Threat Horizon 2020 and has contributed to research into Aligning Information Risk Management with Operational Risk Management, Embedding Security into Agile Development and Securing Mobile Apps. He is currently leading the research project on Establishing a business-driven security assurance programme. Prior to joining the ISF, Richard led IT and Telecoms research firm Ovum’s coverage of the enterprise mobility management market. Specialist areas include the consumerisation of IT, BYOD and mobile security.