Ashley Parkinson

Head of Technology Security, Risk and Data Governance / Telstra Super

Ashley has been working in the field of Information Security, Risk and Governance for 15 years. This experience has been gained across multiple global institutions within financial services, leading local and regional teams in providing the end to end Information Security function across the enterprise.

Ashley’s experience covers all areas of security including infrastructure, applications development, vendor management, physical / logical access, fraud and incident management, disaster recovery and IT risk. His current focus is positioning Security as a Life Skill to the wider business, moving the conversation of security from enforcement to empowerment.

Prior to joining Telstra Super, Ashley held Regional Security roles at ANZ Bank and FIS Global, and Security and Risk consulting at Ernst & Young.