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Christian Toon Christian Toon
Christian Toon is a former Iron Mountain employee who now works closely with our business within his new role: Senior Cyber Security Expert at PwC UK. Christian's thought leadership in this space is well-acknowledged across the industry.

Christian has obtained numerous industry specific and recognised qualifications, he is a qualified Prince2 Practitioner and ISO IEC 27001:2005 Lead Auditor as well as holding auditing qualifications with ISO 9001, ISO 18001 and 14001. Christian has also completed all the Information Assurance Levels from the National School of Government. Christian's application to the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) is currently under review along with a potential application to further his development with an Masters in Information Security.
Why data regulation should be at the core of your business

It’s easy to treat data protection as a secondary concern; something filed under N for nice to have. You may think it isn’t essential to your bottom line or your relationships with customers. As data regulations evolve, however, nothing could be further from the truth. The regulations governing data are […]


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Why you can trust tape for data storage and protection

Choosing technologies is all about finding the combination of strengths that target and solve your business problems. Every technology has its plusses and minuses. In some cases, your decision comes down to trust. Which technology can you rely on every day? Which will stand the test of time? Which offers a balance […]


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How to make a strong start with retention management

Introducing Colin Rooney, Partner at Arthur Cox Managing all your information to keep in step with legally prescribed retention schedules can seem so big and complex that it looks impenetrable. But the key to retention management is finding out what you have, why you have it and when you need to […]


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Why finding the right vendor for secure IT asset disposal is so important

Introducing Richard Mcllwaine-Biggins, Chairman, Secure Data Destruction Division of the Irish Security Industry Association (ISIA) When you sit down and Google IT or PC destruction, some 600 businesses will appear. How do you know which to contact and which to avoid? When companies decommission PCs, they usually have a project […]


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The first five steps to developing your information risk strategy

Introducing Alan Elwood, Director Risk and Resilience Ltd. When it comes to managing information, it’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that once the audit is over, the job is done. In fact, the audit is just the start. Looking beyond the auditor’s expectations will help you start […]


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