Colin has more than 40 years legal experience and, before joining Emergence, set up and led the cyber insurance practice for a national law firm. Colin’s experience is unique is that he has advised insurers, as a panel lawyer, in a variety of classes of insurance (most recently cyber insurance) and he has operationally, before his latest stint in private practice, managed two successful managing general agencies.
Between 1997 and 2003 Colin was national managing partner and then Chair of a medium sized national firm and brings a wealth of legal, operational and management experience and the disciplines that accompany that experience to the cyberSuite team.
Head of Cyber Advisory
Cris is a seasoned risk management expert and a trusted advisor in the field of business resilience. With a wealth of experience in military career planning, risk management, and cybersecurity, Cris brings a unique blend of strategic thinking and practical expertise to help organizations navigate through uncertainty and enhance their preparedness.
Cris is dedicated to empowering businesses to effectively manage cyber security risks, respond to disruptions, and build a culture of resilience. Cris has successfully guided numerous leaders and teams to strengthen their risk management capabilities, enabling them to confidently navigate through challenges. Cris's strategic insights, attention to detail, and commitment to delivering tailored solutions make him a sought-after professional in the industry.
National Business Development Manager
James has over a decade of experience in the insurance industry. In his most recent position, he worked with dedicated cyber insurers. James was the national recipient of the Insurance Business Awards' 2019 General Insurance Business Development Manager of the Year award.
James combines his experience of insurance and his skillset in cyber insurance underwriting and business development, to help cyberSuite in delivering a unique cyber insurance readiness offering working closely with brokers and clients.