Colin Soutar

Senior Manager, Deloitte

Colin Soutar is a Senior Manager within Deloitte & Touche LLP’s Cyber Risk Services practice. After finishing his studies in Dundee, Scotland, Soutar completed a two-year post-doctoral stint at NASA’s Johnson Space Center, developing pattern recognition techniques for autonomous rendezvous and capture operations. He then served as the Chief Technology Officer for over a decade with Bioscrypt, a biometric public company based in Toronto Canada. Subsequently, Soutar has worked on many cybersecurity, identity and privacy projects, and helped to develop the NIST Cybersecurity Framework in 2013. He currently provides support to federal and commercial clients regarding cybersecurity risk management, including adoption of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.