Rob Partridge is well known in the UK Security industry as an esteemed Learning and Development professional. He’s often quoted in the UK national press regarding issues like the cyber skills gap and high unemployment rates in computer science.
He is passionate about creating the cyber workforce of the future, and has introduced cyber security as a profession to thousands of school students in the UK, inspiring them to think about security as a profession in the future. He is a member of various employer panels for development of learning solutions (specifically apprenticeships and neurodiversity).
Rob is also a visiting professor in Cyber Security Education at DeMontfort University as well as being fire fighter with Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue service. In his spare time enjoys running half marathons, competing in triathlons and, more peacefully, scuba diving.