08 Aug 2022

Derry tech entrepreneur wins prestigious UK Gamechanger of the Year Award

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The Derry man behind a successful cyber security firm has been won the UK Gamechanger of the Year Award at the ACQ5 Global Awards 2018. Robert O’Brien, CEO of leading cyber tech firm MetaCompliance, has   successfully grown and sold a number of technology firms in the past. MetaCompliance recently announced a major recruitment drive of 30 graduates for its Derry office and is still welcoming applications across all disciplines including software development, software testing, sales, marketing, HR, support, design and motion graphics. “I’m delighted to win the UK Gamechanger of the Year Award, it’s a real buzz," said Mr O'Brien “Our purpose is to help organisations keep their staff safe online and protect their brand and reputation. “As disrupters in our industry, we recognise that Cyber Security is hard for ordinary people and we are relentless in our vision of making this palatable, whilst ensuring people are equipped with the skills to protect themselves online.” MetaCompliance clients include BUPA, ITN, Jaguar LandRover, Vodafone, Volkswagen, ESB, Schroeders, Dentons, Top Oil, Jamie Oliver Ltd and one of the largest Banks in the world, with a network of over 360,000 staff in 172 countries. The ACQ5 Global Awards recognise the most outstanding organisations and professionals across the globe and celebrates the best in achievement, ability and performance.            

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