Mike Gilbert

Dr. Mike Gilbert has a doctorate in Security and Risk Management from Portsmouth University. He is an Accredited Counter Fraud Specialist (ACFS) and is a member of the Security Institute. He originally qualified as a CIPFA Accountant and during his career has obtained the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and ITIL Service Management qualifications.

Mike developed his professional career at the National Audit Office, later becoming Head of Internal Audit at the HFEA and then Head of Forensic Accounting at the Legal Services Commission.

Mike has also carried out work for the internal Audit Department and the Counter Fraud Team of the Home Office. He has provided advice to the Cabinet Office on the development of a counter fraud profession within central UK Government.