Director, British Business Federation Authority (BBFA)
Patrick Curry has a background in military information management, identity management and international secure collaboration. He has held senior roles in a range of information and identity-centric management initiatives across UK government and international aerospace and defence sectors, including homeland security and the UK National Identity Scheme. He was instrumental in the establishment of federated trust mechanisms for US/UK/Europe secure collaboration for aerospace and defence, founding the Transatlantic Secure Collaboration Program (TSCP) and helping to found the CertiPath PKI Bridge. He has worked in UK government organisations and with European agencies and the US and Canadian Governments. More recently, he has been spearheading the foundation of the British Business Federation Authority (BBFA) to accelerate development of federated trust across UK industry and with UK government. He participates in the international Kantara Initiative, ISO SC27 WG5 and various European Commission groups.