Executive vice-president, cyber security, Nuvias Group
A leading and influential figure in the IT channel, Ian Kilpatrick now heads up the Nuvias cyber security practice. He has overall responsibility for cyber security strategy, as well as being a Nuvias board member.
Ian brings many years of channel experience, particularly in security, to Nuvias. He was a founder member of the award-winning Wick Hill Group in the 1970s, and thanks to his enthusiasm, motivational abilities and drive, led the company through its successful growth and development, to become a leading, international, value-added distributor, focused on security. Wick Hill was acquired by Nuvias in July 2015.
Ian is a thought leader, with a strong vision of the future in IT, focusing on business needs and benefits, rather than just technology. He is a much published author and a regular speaker at IT events.
Before Wick Hill, Ian qualified as an accountant, was financial controller for a Fortune 50 company, and was a partner in a management consultancy.