Marco Casassa Mont
MSc, CISSP, Senior IEEE Member, CIISec

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Welcome! This is the  Personal Web Site of Marco Casassa Mont, UK.

Principal Cyber Security Consultant and Manager.  Multi-year experience in cyber security, architectures and solutions. Worked at technological, business, innovation, management and strategic levels, in Enterprise, Defence, CTO and R&D organisations. Lead of cyber security and technology programs. Project & team management. Business development. Expert in cyber security solutions, cloud, big data, solution architectures, threat intelligence, defensive monitoring, SIEM/UEBA, security analytics, vulnerability management, threat & risk analysis. Expertise in AI / ML. Use of agile methodologies. Innovator (31 granted patents, 50+ patents filed). (ISC)2 CISSP Certified Security Professional, MSc Computer Science, IEEE Senior Member, IISP/CIISec Member.

Recent Material

[2020] Publication BMT Focus Magazine, July 2020, Delivering Successful Digital Transformation Programmes
[2020] Patent 5 new US Patents Granted No.: 10,764,393 - 10,749,895 - 10,686,814 - 10,666,672 - 10,536,483 
[2019] Patent 3 new US Patents Granted No.: 10,325,092 - 10,262,132 - 10,250,627
[2019] Publication JUMP: Tactical Cyber Mission Planning - NATO STO
[2017,2019] Patent 4 new US Patents Granted No.: 10,913,892 - 10,192,066 - 10,027,632 - 9,798,888
[2017] Publication Security Challenges in Hybrid Cloud: Threat Detection and Remediation
[2017] Publication Big Data for Security: 1MEPS Kafka processing Pipeline and Beyond
[2017] Publication Threat Analytics and Visualization Solutions for Big Security Data
[2017] Publication Big Data for Security: Usable DNS Data Analytics at Scale
[2016] Presentation Security within Organisations: A Sneak Peak at Current Status, Trends, Challenges and Opportunities
[2015] Video Big Data for Security - CREST & IISP Congress

Achievements and CV

My CV is accessible online. An up-to-date profile is also available at my LinkedIn Page. Achievements and expertise include:

  • Led and delivered multi-million-dollar projects. Lead of strategic cyber security projects/programmes in key cyber security areas, including: user & entity behaviour analytics (UEBA), SIEM, big data for security, cyber threat detection & management, security analytics, security risk analysis, situational awareness, IAM & privacy management.

  • 15+ years consulting experience at strategic, business and technical levels, in Enterprise, Government/Defence, Telco, Financial/Banking, Energy and Manufacturing sectors.

  • Experienced communicator at senior (CTO, VP, Director) level, leading interactions with business organizations, customers and partners worldwide.

  • Directed multiparty, interdisciplinary and international security projects including UK TSB EnCoRe and EU PRIME projects.

  • Experienced in delivering to complex organisations, SOC & cyber security defence teams.

  • In depth understanding of cyber security, cyber-attacks, kill chain, APT threats, security risk assessment, security controls and incident management processes.

  • Experienced in using cyber security standards, including: ISO27001-3, NIST Cyber Security Framework, NIST SP 800-53,37, etc. MITRE ATT&CK.

  • Experienced Software Solution Architect, design and development lead.

  • Experienced Security Solutions Architect, design and development lead for enterprises and hybrid clouds (virtualization, big data and security technologies).

  • Innovator, lead technologist in corporate R&D (HP Labs/CTO Office). Filed more than 50 patents (31 granted).

  • Experienced presenter: public events, industrial trade shows, conferences. Published 60+ referred articles & papers.

  • MSc, CISSP, 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.


Interpersonal skills: presentation skills, client relations, decision-making, negotiation, customer engagement, problem solving, conflict management


Industry knowledge:

  • Cyber Security
  • Big Data, Cyber Security Analytics, Threat Detection, Threat Hunting
  • Cloud Computing
  • UEBA, SIEM, Event Management, SOAR, Situational Awareness, Cyber Threat Intelligence
  • 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 & Development
  • Use of cryptography

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This site was last updated 26-Dec-2020