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Hi, I'm Jake Eliasz

I’m a Certified Cyber Security Professional with a passion to make the world a safer place. Since 2003, I’ve been helping global organisations juggling between ever-growing cyber threats, compliance and security of their most valuable assets. I performed hundreds of consultative engagements globally for retail, banking, transport and government sectors in majority of cyber security domains.

Consulted in over:

50+ Countries


350+ Security Projects

Dual Citizenship:

EU | UK Passport Holder

Certified Professional:

10+ Security Certifications

What do I do?

How I can help your next project

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A summary of My Resume

My Education

Master of Science (MSc) in Information Security

University of Plymouth, UK / 2005 - 2007

Final Thesis: ‘The pattern analysis of the IPS sensors across the campus network.’

Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) in Computer Science

University of KW, Poland / 2000 - 2005

Final Thesis: ‘Simple picture recognition using Artificial Intelligence (AI).’

Cyber Security Certifications*:

CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC)²

CISSP-ISSAP - Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC)²

CISA - Certified Information Systems Auditor (ISACA)

CDPSE - Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer (ISACA)

CEH - Certified Ethical Hacker (EC-Council)

PCI QSA - Qualified Security Assessor (PCI DSS, SSF, P2PE, 3DS, TSP)

PCIP - PCI Professional (PCIP)™

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My Previous Experience

Head of Compliance Services (Europe)

NCC Group / 2015 - 2023

Reporting to the Global Head of Compliance – point of contact (SME) for the compliance service line development and management in Europe, including strategy, growth and the service line’s team members development.

Principal Security Consultant

Ambersail Audit Experts / 2010 - 2015

Reporting to MD – security team lead, conducting a full range of security assessments and consultancy services globally in over 50+ countries. This includes but not limited to security audits, risk assessments, security architecture (including cloud), incident response planning, acting Virtual CISO and many others.

Information Security Specialist

NMI Group / 2008 - 2010

Reporting to CISO – designing, deploying and maintaining an enterprise class network across multiple physical sites (USA/UK) with 200+ nodes, including hardening OS, IAM systems, DLP systems, backup solutions, anti-malware solutions and many others.

My Cyber Security Skills

Frameworks & Standards 95%

Application Security (SDLC) 85%

Risk Assessment 88%

End-user Awareness Training 90%

Compliance and Audit 100%

Governance 95%

Security Architecture 82%

Physical Security Controls85%

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Have any questions?

Protecting your business, one regulation at a time - Cipherlex specialises in cyber security compliance services to keep your business secure and compliant. Cipherlex is a privately owned limited company offering cyber security services globally via affordable B2B contracts. A PDF brochure highlighting core services offered by Cipherlex can be downloaded from here.

GRC consulting firms help organisations protect their information assets from cyber threats by assessing their cybersecurity posture, developing security strategies and policies and implementing security controls and technologies.

I offer cost effective services at the highest quality. My global experience, gathered over the last 20 years across many sectors, maniftests itself in high level of knowledge in most of the cyber security domains. I value detailed and professional deliverables. A PDF brochure highlighting core services offered by Cipherlex can be downloaded from here.

Cipherlex is all about consultancy, without any added complexities. A simple project flow is used for small projects that have relatively straightforward requirements and minimal complexity.

However, it can be adapted and scaled up for larger and more complex projects by adding additional stages or breaking down each stage into more detailed sub-stages.

My day rates are competitively priced and offer cost-effective solutions compared to larger consulting firms. Day rates vary depending on the size, location and complexity of each project. Please reach out to discuss your requirements in more details.

Yes, I do work onsite globally. I also work remotely or in a hybrid mode. Please reach out to discuss your requirements in more details.


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Legal Note:

Cipherlex is a registered legal entity under the EU Company Law (CRN 5542412753)
Full Terms and Conditions can be downloaded from here.

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2. Project Timeline: Desired deadline or timeline for project completion.
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4. Communication and Collaboration: Preferred communication channels and availability for meetings.
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