The Team

The team is made up of a group of talented individuals who are accustomed to working with the world's leading brands and are lead by our Directors:


Belinda Sutherland CISM, MSc. I.T. Security

Director of Operations

Belinda holds highly coveted qualifications from both academic and professional bodies and has a wealth of experience and knowledge in Information Security Management.

Belinda held management positions for global organisations including Information Security Manager at Bank of New York, Information Security Manager at Royal Bank of Scotland Trust Bank, S. G. Warburg and Mercury Asset Management. Belinda has extensive experience in the recruitment industry, she was previously the most successful recruitment consultant for a top London City recruitment consultancy for several years consecutively.

Belinda is the founder of the 1st Tuesday Club, the premier social networking event for senior professionals in Information Security, I.T. Risk, I.T. Audit and Business Continuity.

Belinda is a tenacious recruiter with a wealth of knowledge well respected by both clients and candidates alike, she delivers exceptional expertise in recruiting and matching candidates to roles.


Iain Sutherland MSc. I.T. Security

Managing Director

Iain is a leading figure in the Information Security arena with a 20-year history of working alongside blue chip organisations across a wide-range of industries, recruiting and advising on strategy, staff and teams.

Iain holds a Masters degree in Information Technology Security.

Iain is one of the most influential speakers on Information Security and is a sought after speaker regularly participating at industry conferences and speaking engagements around the globe.

These have included:

  • Gartner IT Security Summit
  • IT Security Forum on the Aurora
  • IDC IT Security, Virtualization and Datacenter Efficiency Road show
  • IDC IT Security Road show
  • Chairman of the Computer & Internet Crime Conference
  • University of Westminster - MSc. IT Security course.
  • University of Glamorgan - MSc. Computer Systems Security course.

Iain is the host of the Information Security Solutions Executive Dinner Club, a monthly Dinner for CISO’s, Heads of Information Security, IT Risk, IT Audit and Business Continuity - a forum to provide industry leaders with the platform to discuss key topics and issues facing senior security management.

Iain also developed the Independent Information Security Group (IISyG), an industry think tank for CISO’s and Senior Information Security Professionals from a wide variety of industries.

Iain co-founded the U.K. chapter of the High Tech Crime Investigators Association.

Iain has an unrivalled network within the Information Security Industry and beyond and is able to seamlessly converse technically and consultatively at the highest of levels.