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Dr Claudia Natanson Awarded MBE in the Queen’s Jubilee Honours List for Services to the Cyber Security Profession

Council news

12:00 Wednesday, 08 June 2022

UK Cyber Security Council

The UK Cyber Security Council is proud to announce that Dr Claudia Natanson, the Chair of the Board of Trustees at the Council, has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Jubilee Honours list for services to the cyber security profession.

Dr Natanson MBE plays an very important and essential role at the Council and is a highly respected information and cyber security professional and thought leader within the national and international arena. She has served as board, steering committee member and programme chair for the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST) and is a registered European Commission security expert.

She was the founder of the Corporate Executive Programme (CEP), a body uniting senior decision-makers from leading companies and public sector organisations across the world to discuss business impacting risks, and security related issues and threats.

A recognised top technology influencer by the Financial Times, her experience and expertise cover diverse industry sectors, FTSE 100, Fortune 500, government, and growing organisations.

In response to this prestigious accolade, Dr Claudia Natanson MBE said: “I am very grateful to be recognised in the Queen’s Jubilee Honours list and delighted that the work of UK Cyber Security Council is continuing to be acknowledged. Cyber security is a huge growth area and I am proud to be the Chair of the Board of Trustees at the UK Cyber Security Council. I look forward to seeing the work of the Council go from strength to strength.”

Simon Hepburn, Chief Executive Officer of the UK Cyber Security Council, said: “Dr Claudia Natanson MBE is an integral part of the UK Cyber Security Council as the Chair but also as a real ambassador for the organisation and sector. We are delighted that she has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Jubilee Honours list for services to cyber security, a well-deserved accolade.”