North Somerset Enterprise Agency

North Somerset Enterprise Agency

We act as a “one-stop-shop” providing impartial and confidential guidance on every aspect of business start-up and growth so that you can launch, manage and grow your business with confidence.

North Somerset Enterprise Agency is pleased to act as the umbrella for the North Somerset Cyber Security Cluster, which is currently made up of the following representatives;

Mark Barnett

Mark Barnett

Mark is Subject Area Manager for Computing at Weston College, Mark spent a significant number of years in the private sector, working for a number of Blue Chip companies.

Lisa Freeman

Lisa Freeman

Lisa Freeman has been planning and building websites, apps and online systems for organisations and tech start ups of all sizes for well over a decade.

Helen Heskins

Helen Heskins

Helen Heskins is the Principal Trading Standards Officer with North Somerset Council. She has a particular interest in protecting and supporting small businesses.

Barry Horne

Barry Horne

Chair

Barry Horne is passionate about information assurance training. He believes that it‘s about people and organisations’ security culture – not just technology.

Kieron Kilbride

Kieron Kilbride

Kieron Kilbride is Digital Transformation Manager at North Somerset Council. His role includes the development of the organisation’s digital strategy and support for an emerging local digital economy.

Nick Porter

Nick Porter

Nick is the Area Manager for Barclays Business Banking, supporting businesses in Bristol, Bath, Somerset & West Wiltshire.

Areiel Wolanow

Areiel Wolanow

Areiel Wolanow is the managing director of Finserv Experts. He is an experienced business leader with over 25 years of experience in business transformation solutioning, sales, and execution.

Economic Development Service - North Somerset Council

Economic Development Service - North Somerset Council

North Somerset has a diverse and growing economy with the number of active enterprises having expanded by 10.2% since 2009.

Proteus Support Ltd

Proteus Support Ltd

Proteus Support Ltd acts as a Service Provider with an aim to release you of your IT burdens. From the perspective of Cyber-Security, we have access to a wide range of technologies that can help protect businesses both small and large.

Xenint

Xenint

At Xenint we harness the collective power of science, technology, innovation and talent to deliver world class research and development to solve complex problems and bring positive change. We specialise in communications, smart and internet technology, software defined radio, computing and processing, sensing and trust platforms.

South West RCCU

South West RCCU

We are the South West Regional Cyber Crime Unit based in Bristol covering the 5 Police forces in the region, comprising of Avon and Somerset, Devon and Cornwall, Dorset, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.