Jon Rigby, CBEChief Cyber Officer at Liberty Specialty Markets
Jon Rigby served for 33 years in the Royal Air Force in a variety of functions including weapons, IT, satellite communications, intelligence and cyber. He undertook roles in command and staff appointments, in the UK and overseas. Jon was appointed OBE in 2001 and CBE in 2012. For the majority of his career he worked in joint appointments, many within Defence Intelligence, and was a founder member of Joint Force Command. His last role was in the rank of Air Vice-Marshal, as Director Cyber, Intelligence and Information Integration. Upon leaving the Air Force in 2015 he worked for 4 years as co-lead of AlixPartners cybersecurity practice. Initially defining and building the service-offering and integrating the new practice into the Firm’s Digital Community. He worked principally with private equity and FTSE-100 clients, helping investors and executives to understand their cyber risk and to design and then lead programmes to manage this risk within appetite. Earlier this year he left AlixPartners and joined Liberty Speciality Markets Insurance Group as the Chief Cyber Officer; helping to develop cyber insurance products and to manage the aggregate underwriting risk and exposure, arising from cyber hazards.