Tony Clarke

Tony Clarke

Head of Information Security at ICON PLC

Tony started his career in Electronics and moved into Information Technology where he began to focus in cybersecurity. Over the last 17 years, Tony has provided security services to several organisations across a wide variety of industries before specialising in healthcare. In his current role as Head of Information Security with ICON Plc he leads a global security team.

He is a strong believer in contributing to the security community and advocating security best practices. Tony is currently the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Dublin Chapter lead, contributes to the board of Irish Information Security Forum (IISF) and chairs of NH-ISAC working group.

Tony has been a speaker and expert panel participant discussing cybersecurity topics across European and US security conferences including ISACA, NH-ISAC & OWASP events.

He holds a M.Sc. in Security and Forensic computing and numerous cybersecurity & privacy certifications.