CyberCrowd appoints tech industry leader as Non-Executive Director

The board of CyberCrowd is delighted to be working with Tech industry leader Matt Franklin, who this month joins them to help steer the company’s business strategy. Chief Executive Officer at IT solution and managed services provider; Roc Technologies, Franklin will be taking on a non-Executive Directorship of the rapidly expanding, Newbury based cyber security firm.  

Franklin recognises CyberCrowd’s specialist security expertise to be complementary to the work of his businesses such as Roc and is looking forward to leveraging his experience in building on the business plan and growth strategy of CyberCrowd.

“Information Security is the number one priority for any company now operating in the digital space – which really is every company” says Franklin.  “I am excited by any business with a compelling capability.  I want to help the CyberCrowd team harness every opportunity and direct growth” he concludes.

Mike Robinson, CEO of CyberCrowd said; “We are delighted to have an industry titan such as Matt Franklin working with us at CyberCrowd. We know having him help us to negotiate the next stage of our growth will be very valuable”

CyberCrowd, established in 2016 restructured its board in 2020/21 and has already doubled its team with a forecast of £10 million turnover in the next four years.  With accreditations including CREST, IASME, ISO27001 and ISO9001 the firm is an industry leader in Pen Testing, security training. The company recently opened its own Security Operations Centre (managed SOC) to further support its UK and International SME and large public and private corporation client base including, the NHS, local authorities, the finance sector and legal firms.