Stu Hirst

Stu is currently a Principal Cloud Security Engineer, leading the Cloud Security function
for Just Eat, a FTSE 100 company & leading online food ordering service.
He was instrumental in building Skyscanner’s Security team from 2015-2017, having led
them to the final of SC Magazine’s Security Team Of The Year 2017.
He has previously worked in security at The Trainline, was part of the Cyber Leadership
Team at Capital One UK and was Head Of Cloud Security at the Photobox Group.

He has twice been nominated as a finalist for Cyber Evangelist Of The Year at the Scot-
tish Cyber Awards and is one half of Cyber Scotland Connect.

Stu has appeared at numerous leading Security events such as InfoSec Europe, Cloud
Expo Europe, BSides (various) and Future Of Cyber Security.
Twitter: @StuHirstinfosec

Talk Title: “Hi DevOps, I’m Security, I Love You – Will You Marry Me?

Summary: For a generation, Security and Development have been separate entities, butting heads and generally having a rather fraught relationship. Why? What does this brave new world look like when Security and DevOps are as one?!

Stu will explain some of his experiences marrying Security with DevOps across a number of leading organisations and his thoughts for what lies ahead.