Richard Parlour

CEO, Financial Markets Law International (

Richard is a lawyer by background and has advised many of the world’s leading banks and broking houses, as well as start ups, specialised financial institutions and government agencies. He is chairman of the EU Task Force on Cybersecurity for the Financial Sector. He is a special advisor to Ensuresec (safeguarding the EU Single Digital Market E Commerce system), and to IASME (the National Cyber Security Centre’s Cyber Essentials partner and certification body). Richard is also a member of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Cyber and has been a member of the DCMS Cyber Experts Group. He is a member of the B20 Integrity and Compliance Task Force. He advises on cybersecurity risk management, systems development, training and investigation.