Andrew Elliot

Deputy Director Cyber Security Innovation and Skills, DCMS

Andrew is working on the ecosystem and technology pillars of the new National Cyber Strategy, seeking to find policy and programme interventions to close the skills gap, develop the cyber profession, support the growth of the cyber sector across the UK and to help innovators develop world leading cyber tech. He also leads the government's programme to develop international standards for consumer IoT as well as regulation to require manufacturers to apply minimum security standards as set out in the Product Security and Telecommunications Bill.