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Will Jackson joins C2 as New Chief Executive Officer

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Will Jackson joins C2 as New Chief Executive Officer

As third party breaches continue to consume the media and have damaging effects on an organisation’s ecosystem, businesses are on the hunt now more than ever to find new and innovative ways to stay ahead of the curve. That’s why we’re thrilled to introduce our new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Will Jackson. This strategic move comes on the heels of C2 Risk’s tremendous success and substantial growth within the cyber security market.

With over two decades of experience in the technology and services industry, Will Jackson is no stranger to the enterprise business world. His reputation as a knowledgeable and respected figure has earned him invitations as a keynote speaker at industry events, appearances on television and radio interviews, and features in national press and editorials.

Having held key leadership roles in both large international organisations as a supplier and consumer of technology and services, Jackson’s expertise spans consultancy, technology, and business and IT services across diverse industry verticals. From oil & gas and banking & insurance to manufacturing & engineering, retail, government, healthcare, distribution, transportation, and higher education, his insights have proven invaluable. Additionally, Will serves on various Boards as a non-Executive Director or Board Advisor, supporting businesses in overcoming challenges and implementing growth strategies.

Jonathan Wood, C2 Risk’s existing CEO and Founder, who has successfully grown C2 Risk over the last 7 years will continue within the business as Founder, running C2 Risk alongside Will focusing on product innovation, market expansion and growth as C2 Risk continues to grow and increase market dominance.

Will Jackson, CEO comments: “I am unbelievably pleased to join C2 Risk, a dynamic and exciting business dominating the cybersecurity market. This is a pivotal moment for C2 as we prepare to exponentially scale the business and maximise our market dominance. I am thrilled to join an excellent team who are ready to take on the market with a fantastic and business-critical product,” 

Jonathan Wood, Founder of C2 Risk, shares his excitement about Will Jackson’s appointment: “We are thrilled to welcome Will Jackson as our new CEO. His extensive experience and proven track record in the technology and services industry make him the perfect fit to lead C2 Risk in this exciting phase of growth and expansion. We have full confidence in his ability to take the company to new heights.”

Ian Maidens, Chairman of C2 Risk, also highlights the significance of Will Jackson’s appointment: “Will Jackson’s appointment as CEO marks a significant milestone here at C2 Risk. With his exceptional leadership and deep understanding of the criticality of cybersecurity in business, we are positioned for even greater success. As Chairman, I look forward to working closely with Will and the entire team as we continue to excel in providing unparalleled third-party risk management services across the globe.”

C2 Risk’s continuous innovation and exceptional client service have solidified its position as a trailblazer in the cybersecurity landscape. Will Jackson’s extensive background in technology and services, coupled with his success in international business, makes him the ideal leader to steer C2 Risk into a future of market dominance. The company remains steadfast in its commitment to safeguarding client interests and navigating the complexities of ever-evolving cyber threats.

Feel free to connect with Will on LinkedIn here and why not learn a little more on C2 and its offering here.