Our consultants have worked for large private and public sector clients advising on protecting data.  RBC Group consultants are skilled in providing risk advice, security architecture definition and review, auditing, compliance and accreditation services in all elements of ICT, including cloud, off shore, near shore and locally hosted infrastructure.


Robert Briggs

Robert Briggs

Cyber Security Consultant

Robert has over 18 years experience in the management and delivery of IT solutions and Risk management working within large business transformation programmes and on Cyber security projects. He has advised central Government Departments and their suppliers on information security risks and controls; defined cyber security requirements and evaluated proposed designs; designed and implemented technical and non-technical security controls to support business objectives; and developed business cases to support Board level projects information assurance decisions.

Tony Payne

Cyber Security Consultant

As a Senior Security Manager and Information Assurance professional with over 16 years’ experience of Operational Security Management and IT infrastructure support in central, local government, NHS and commercial environments. Tony has extensive experience of providing subject matter expertise to clients on IT Security Management, IA Governance and Incident management. During his career, Tony has provided assurance services in a variety of challenging projects, addressing most aspects within the Information Assurance arena to meet the demands of clients, providing a wide range of security services including: HMG accreditation consultancy, security management, information assurance, security architecture, infrastructure implementation, technical assurance, risk management and incident management.

Tony has experience of delivering Information Assurance and Risk Management advice; delivering compliance with the HMG Security Policy Framework (SPF) and; ISO27001 implementation, certification, review and gap analysis; as well as information security management planning and strategy.

In his spare time Tony is a supporter of both Sunderland AFC in football and Hull FC in Rugby League (both long suffering!) He enjoys family days out, socialising with friends and colleagues and relaxing as much as possible….

Victoria Briggs

Victoria Thomson

Account Manager

Victoria has spent the last 16 years working with clients in the charity sector where data protection and keeping supporter information secure have never been more under scrutiny. A member of the Institute of Fundraising Victoria keeps fully aware of the changes taking place in the third sector and regularly attends fundraising conferences.  With a strong background in the charity sector Victoria heads up the RBC Group Corporate Social Responsibility which is fully supported by our RBC Group team.

Outside of work Victoria is kept busy by family life. When not running round after the children she enjoys going to the gym, reading and holiday planning!