Alan Calder is an international cybersecurity expert and a leading author on information
security and IT governance issues. He is also chief executive of IT Governance Limited, the single-source provider for
products and services in the IT Governance, Risk Management and Compliance sector.
Alan wrote the compliance guide, ‘IT Governance: A Manager’s Guide to Data Security and
ISO27001/ISO27002’ (co-written with Steve Watkins), which is the basis for the UK Open
University’s postgraduate course on information security.
Other books written by Alan include ‘The Case for ISO27001’, ‘ISO27001 – Nine Steps to
Success’, ‘Risk Assessment for Asset Owners’, ‘IT Governance: Guidelines for Directors’, ‘IT
Governance: A Practitioner’s Handbook’ and ‘IT Regulatory Compliance in the