Paul Reilly is a Managing Director in FTI Consulting’s Cybersecurity practice and is based in London. Mr. Reilly has 20 years of cybersecurity experience, specifically in post-breach and remediation work.
Prior to FTI Consulting, Mr. Reilly served as the Head of Delivery for Cyber Risk Consulting at NCC Group, a global cyber consulting company. He started his career as a British military intelligence officer, specializing in counterintelligence. Mr. Reilly left the military to join KPMG’s cybersecurity practice before moving to Deloitte, where he was Chief Operating Officer of the firm’s Cyber and Resilience practice.
Mr. Reilly has been involved in the recovery phases of some of the largest data breaches in the UK. Amongst his experience, he was seconded to a UK telco as the Deputy CISO after a large-scale breach and also served as a senior advisor to an insurance and healthcare organization embarking on a £350 million global security improvement program. During these periods he provided support to the C-suite and also engaged with regulatory authorities, law enforcement, and other third parties.
Mr. Reilly has experience developing security target operating models across tier one banking organizations and multi-national manufacturing companies.
Whilst at FTI Consulting Mr. Reilly has continued to provide Board-level cybersecurity advice on security improvement programmes and quantification of risk and associated investments required.
Mr. Reilly holds a BA in International Relations and Strategic Studies from Lancaster University, an MA in Intelligence and International Security from King’s College London, and a MLitt in Terrorism Studies from the University of St. Andrews.