Cyber Security & Advanced Digital Services Business Lead, Schneider Electric Systems UK LTD
Victor Lough has 30+ yrs experience in Process Automation, with over 17 of these with Schneider-Electric. After an initial spell with Western Geophysical, Victor has focused on Asset Performance Improvement projects, for example, a “Field of the Future” project in the UKCS which securely enabled valve fleet monitoring from the beach. Victor’s current role is with Schneider-Electric delivering Cyber Security Services and Solutions for Operators of Essential Services, following on from Product Manager and Information Assurance roles. He read Physics with Solid State Electronics at Heriot-Watt University, achieving B.sc Hons
“IIoT the platform for Sustainability”
In order to achieve NetZero targets, business will have to embrace IIoT systems to achieve sustainability targets. These will have to be delivered in a way that does not compromise security or the defence in depth approach required by IEC-62443.