Dr Richard Piggin
Capability Manager & ICS security consultant
Dr Richard Piggin is a capability manager at Atkins. He has an Engineering Doctorate in Industrial Control Systems Communications from the University of Warwick and has previously worked for several control system vendors in technology evangelism, network, security and safety-related roles. Richard is a member of several standards committees, having been involved in national, international and sector based guidance and standards development, including safety-related Ethernet and cyber security. He recently became the lead for the IET Cyber Technical Professional Network, a thriving community that enjoys membership from across all of the Institution’s sectors. He also assists in the organisation of the IET System Safety and Cyber Conference, and IET ICS seminar series. At Atkins, Richard specialises in working with clients to make their systems resilient against current and emerging threats.