Oliver Assersohn chairs Midlands Fraud Forum Debate on Ransomware/Cyber-Attacks

15 December 2021

Oliver Assersohn chairs Midlands Fraud Forum Debate on Ransomware/Cyber-Attacks

On 14 December, Oliver Assersohn chaired the 2021 Midland Fraud Forum Great Winter Debate, during which a panel of expert speakers discussed the topic “Under what circumstances is it justifiable to pay a ransom for a ransomware/cyber-attack?”

The panel comprised of:

  • Lindsey Nelson, Cyber Development Leader at CFC Underwriting
  • William Taffe, COO at Lockdown Cyber Security
  • Detective Sgt Ed Trimbee, Regional Organised Crime Unit for the West Midlands Region
  • Stuart Davey, Partner at Pinsent Masons
  • Vijay Kumar Velu, Head of Offensive Security at BDO LLP

Further information about the Midlands Fraud Forum can be found here.