A/Director of Incident Management and Operational Coordination
Canadian Centre for Cyber Security
Upon the establishment of the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security, Patrick assumed the role of A/Director of Incident Management and Operational Coordination within the Incident Management and Threat Mitigation Directorate. His area is responsible for incident management and the coordination of response activities to cyber incidents impacting our stakeholders in Canada.
Prior to joining CSE in December 2017, Patrick was the Director of Cyber Operations at the Canadian Cyber Incident Response Centre (CCIRC), Canada’s National CSIRT. He was responsible for leading the incident management practice in support of Canadian Critical Infrastructure owners and operators. Patrick was also the lead representative in a number of domestic and international cyber security focused communities. He began his public service career working as a technical support advisor ultimately progressing to a cyber security focused profession in 2003 as a perimeter security architect.