Meet our team of smart service resilience experts

Meet our team of smart service resilience experts

Meha Shukla

Cyber-risk management, business transformation and business assurance expert of over 27 years with global experience across various industry sectors (Finance, Title insurance, Telecom, Manufacturing, Automotive, Meteorology and Health Care). Meha is an expert in security, assurance and compliance for cyber resilient IoT based services for smart city.

Her research at University College London (UCL) on Effectiveness of Cyber security risk management for Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) under Network and Information Security (NIS) legislation in UK produced valuable recommendations to the UK Government and she continues to provide policy recommendations to improve NIS effectiveness in the UK.

Her current PhD research is on cyber-physical security of smart street infrastructure of London and is engaging with European Horizon 2020 project to enhance the futuristic smart city security models.

Derek Tam

Technologist with over twenty-five years of international experience (North America, Europe, CIS, Asia and Middle East) in technologies, investment and private equity. 

Strong successful record of accomplishment in managing technology operations across the globe in businesses ranging from startups in Silicon Valley to top NYSE and LSE listed companies.  Having over a decade of working experience as the lead technologist in a HNWI family office, taking lead investment decisions on venture opportunities on a regular basis.  Major venture projects over the years spanned across multiple sectors, including Cybersecurity, Cloud Infrastructure and IoT, Mobile Communications, Drones, Privacy, Distributed Ledger, Digital Advertising, Renewable Energy, Maritime Port Infrastructure, Smart Logistics and Warehousing, Insurance and Payments. 

In the past five years, Derek has established a cybersecurity consultancy specializing in High Net worth Individual protection and cyber insurance products.

Marco Franken

Programme Management expert with effective Operations and Transformation Management for high performance organisations operating in time and data-sensitive industries. He has strong international service delivery and logistics experience, including governance, providing solutions in an agile and measurable way.

Extensive client-side and consulting experience working for and with global blue-chips including Philips Electronics, Borg-Warner, Inmarsat, EBay, Google, Facebook, Tarmac, Hilton Group, Royal Dutch Shell, SAP, Citibank, Vodafone, China Mobile, Tata, Rolls Royce, Volvo Ocean Race, Bloomberg, as well as MSF, IMO, ESA and EU Horizons framework. 

Marco has been an active participant for over 30 years in projects sponsored by the UK Government, EU Horizon 2020 and other international cooperation bodies.