Nick Small

@ EU Cyber4Dev

Nick is a Management Advisor with more than 25 years of business and strategy consulting experience, providing both public and private sector organizations with innovative solutions to their complex business challenges. He has an extensive background in defining and delivering initiatives that support clients in transforming their operations by capitalizing on innovative business models supported by strong governance, security and sustainability plans and policies. He has led strategic initiatives focused on aligning operational capabilities and associated financial investments with business goals and objectives. Nick has managed both the design and delivery of information and communications technology programs with a significant focus on institutionalizing appropriate management and security capacities to ensure stable, long-term service capabilities.

In recent years Nick has specialized in the delivery of cybersecurity and cyber resilience capacity-building and mentoring programmes. Working with recognized experts from across the European Union, Nick has coordinated engagements with national stakeholders to provide support and targeted assistance in the advancement of cybersecurity capacities. Ranging from the development of national cybersecurity strategies, policies, and regulations to the advancement of incident response capabilities, Nick has coordinated and aligned both national and regional initiatives. He had managed strategy development, transformation planning, and solution implementations that support national development goals while applying innovative approaches to address operational challenges. Having worked internationally for much of his career, Nick has extensive experience in delivering business and technology solutions in a variety of environments. He has contributed to a broad range of projects in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas.