CISO, JLT Group
Simon Legg has spent the last twenty years as a business operational leader and technologist working across an array of industries including financial services, life sciences, public sector and Non-profit. During this time, he has held positions covering SVP for Infrastructure & Operations and EMEA CISO at Bank of America Merrill Lynch through to Non-Executive Director at Capital South. Currently Simon holds the position of Executive Director at PRA Health Sciences where he is responsible for IT Risk, Information Security & Compliance. Most recently Simon has spearheaded transformational activities supporting PRA’s rapid growth seeing the company more than double in size in three years. PRA Health Sciences is a leading global contract research organization, and recently announced its new Predictivv™ platform, heralding the beginning of an entirely new approach on the role technology will play in the future of clinical development. Simon considers himself a business operations pragmatist with practical experience won through successful leadership across more than a dozen multi-million-dollar M&A events and the technology frontline view point of the magic technologists have to bring to the table during significant business change and crisis.