Dave Pope

Chief Information Security Officer
Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA)

David is the Chief Information Security Officer for Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) and is responsible for the protections of  39 million vehicles records, 47 million driver records and £6 billion revenue stream.

He is an experienced and professionally qualified internal auditor, risk manager and information assurance professional, having over 25 years of practical experience in these areas.  David is responsible for the consolidation of security and information assurance function across DVLA.  He is the senior responsible owner for GDPR implementation.  He provides management and advice to third party contractors on security issues, and is responsible for the education and training  5500 staff on security and data protection issues.