Welcome! This is the Personal Web Site of Marco
Casassa Mont, UK
I am a results-driven senior manager and
principal cyber security consultant. An enthusiatic technologist with over 20 years of experience and leadership in cyber security;
cloud and enterprise solutions & architectures; consultancy and trusted advisory;
strategy; research and innovation.
I worked in CTO offices, large corporations and
medium-large organisations where I shaped cyber vision and delivered
innovative technologies and solutions.
I engage in business development,
coordination of bids and proposals. I lead teams and large projects /
programmes. Business sectors: private, public, defence, financial, energy and
I lead and deliver digital transformation,
architectures, complex projects and software solutions for: enterprise
and cloud security (AWS, Azure, etc.), SIEM & UEBA; cyber
threat detection (advanced use of AI/ML); threat intelligence; cyber
security operations; risk analysis; situational awareness; IAM; privacy.
I also lead strategies, roadmaps and technological innovation:
I am the named inventor in 31 granted
patents and 50+ filed patents.
Professional Certifications and studies:
Achieved ISACA CISM Certification - Certified Information
Cyber Security for Autonomous Vessels - Cyber-SHIP Lab Symposium
Achieved (ISC)2 CCSP certification - Certified Cloud
BMT Focus Magazine, July 2020,
Delivering Successful Digital Transformation Programmes
5 new US Patents Granted No.: 10,764,393 - 10,749,895 - 10,686,814 -
10,666,672 - 10,536,483
3 new US Patents Granted No.: 10,325,092 - 10,262,132 - 10,250,627
JUMP: Tactical Cyber Mission Planning - NATO STO
4 new US Patents Granted No.: 10,913,892 - 10,192,066 -
10,027,632 - 9,798,888
Security Challenges in Hybrid Cloud: Threat
Detection and Remediation
Big Data for Security: 1MEPS Kafka processing
Pipeline and Beyond
Threat Analytics and Visualization Solutions
for Big Security Data
Big Data for Security: Usable DNS Data
Analytics at Scale
Security within Organisations: A Sneak Peak at
Current Status, Trends, Challenges and Opportunities
Big Data for Security
- CREST & IISP Congress
Achievements and CV
is accessible online.
up-to-date profile is also available
Key achievements and
Lead and delivery of complex projects, software solutions,
architectures and digital transformation for:
enterprise and cloud (AWS, Azure, etc.), big data for security,
security user & entity behaviour analytics (UEBA), SIEM, cyber threat detection & management
(advanced use of AI/ML),
threat intelligence, cyber security operations, risk analysis,
situational awareness, IAM, privacy
management. Proficient in Agile and DevOps methodologies.
Lead of technology strategies and roadmaps for: could and enterprise
security solutions; cyber security controls; SIEM; big data for
security; IAM; Network Traffic Analysis and Management; privacy.
Lead of business development through innovation. Shaped and
developed new business opportunities in the context ofbig data for
security, security analytics, IAM and provacy.
Director of multi-party, interdisciplinary, international R&D
security programmes: TSB EnCoRe; EU PRIME; HP IAM / Federated
Lead of multiple technology transfers into HP/HPE software and
Inventor and innovator (HP Labs, CTO Office) with strong background
on cyber security, cloud, big data, security analytics, software
architectures, IAM and privacy. Named inventor of 50+ patents with
31 granted patents.
Speaker and presenter at many public events, trade shows,
conferences. Cited author of scientific publications. Publised 60+
articles and papers.
Effective communicator at all levels (e,g, CTO,
VP, Director) in large organisations, including acting as trusted
Proficient in cyber security, cloud security (Azure, AWS,
etc.), protective and detective security controls, cyber-attacks,
kill chain, APT threats, security risk managment and incident
Software Solution Architect, design and development
Proficient Security Solutions Architect, design and
development lead for enterprise and cloud (virtualization,
big data and security technologies).
Proficient in cyber security standards, including:
ISO27001, NIST Cyber Security Framework, NIST SP 800-53,37, etc.
MITRE ATT&CK, NCSC CAF, Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), CIS.
Proficient in security operation centers (SOC), incident
response and and cyber security defence.
MSc, CISSP, CCSP, IEEE Senior Member, Chartered Institute of
Information Security (CIISec) Associate.
Skills and Expertise
Analysis of complex problems; delivery of projects and solutions; Agile
methodology; business development; identification of R&D opportunities;
project management; consulting; architecture, solution & system design.
presentation skills, client relations, decision-making, negotiation,
customer engagement, problem solving, conflict management
- Cyber Security
- Open source big data solutions (Hadoop, ELK, Spark, etc.), Cyber Security Analytics, Threat Detection, Threat
- Cloud Computing, cloud technologies (Azure, AWS, private cloud,
etc.) and cloud security.
- UEBA, SIEM, Event Management, SOAR, Situational
Awareness, Cyber Threat Intelligence, VTM, end-point
- Security Risk Assessment, Decision Support
Solutions, Simulations, What-if Analysis
- AI, Machine Learning and Data Mining
- Web-based and enterprise
technologies/solutions, Identity and Access Management (IAM), PKI,
Privacy & Policy Management
- Software Design, software engineering, development and
deployment, Agile, DevOps methodologies and tools.
- Use of advanced cryptography
Additional information and contacts are available