Mike Bluestone CSyP
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Corporate Security: Unfurling the Resilience Umbrella

Economic crises and consumer trends are just a couple of the pitfalls that can dramatically affect the way in which a given organisation does business and survives. As Mike Bluestone duly observes, resilience is the key for any business wanting to thrive in an ever-changing...
Posted On 13 Mar 2019
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Cyber attacks top list of key business threats for third year running in BCI’s Horizon Scan

The large-scale cyber attacks that took place last year have reaffirmed the need to build cyber resilient organisations. That’s according to the seventh edition of the Business Continuity Institute’s (BCI) Horizon Scan 2018, released in association with the BSI. For...
Posted On 12 Feb 2018
Bob Forsyth: the new CEO at Kings Security
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Former Mitie security business leader Bob Forsyth appointed CEO at Kings Security

After 30 years of diligent service at Kings Security Systems, including three years since PrimeKings became the majority shareholder in the Bradford-based business, Anthony King has decided that it’s now time to leave the company. At the same juncture, it has been announced...
Posted On 31 May 2017
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“Natural catastrophe losses at their highest level for four years” finds Munich Re Group study

A number of devastating earthquakes and powerful storms rendered 2016 the costliest 12 months for natural catastrophe losses in the last four years. That’s according to a study conducted by the Munich Re Group, which shows that losses totalled US$175 billion, a good...
Posted On 10 Jan 2017
Infographic highlighting the main points outlined in the BCI's report
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“Stronger management commitment needed to ensure resilient organisations” asserts BCI

A new report published by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) and supported by certification body NQA has shown that six out of every ten organisations surveyed adopt ISO 22301, the international standard for business continuity management. According to the report’s...
Posted On 24 Mar 2015
Lyndon Bird FBCI
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Lyndon Bird to step down from technical director’s role at the Business Continuity Institute

It’s the end of an era for the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) as Lyndon Bird FBCI has announced he’s to stand down from his role. Across the last 21 years, Bird has become an integral part of the Institute. He was one of the founding members, served as chairman...
Posted On 06 Mar 2015