The next generation of Cyber Security Services
Interactive, Australia’s largest privately owned end-to-end IT services provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Dowling as its new Head of Cyber Security.
Mr. Dowling joins Interactive from Accenture, where he spent more than 16 years establishing and running its Cyber Security practice and played a key role in its growth. In addition, he spearheaded Accenture’s identity and access management service line for customers across Australia and Asia Pacific.
The latter saw Mr. Dowling manage a $50+ million portfolio of security projects for Government agencies and Fortune 500 companies across a range of industries. His extensive experience protecting these companies is now focused on Interactive’s customers.
Mr. Dowling joins Interactive to lead the acceleration and growth of its Cyber Security practice. “I’m thrilled to be part of the Interactive team,” said Mr. Dowling. “Interactive has a long, proven history of delivering exceptional IT solutions to Australian businesses. I’m humbled and excited to have the opportunity to build on this prestigious heritage by leading Interactive’s next generation of cyber security services.“
"Interactive is powered by talented people with a deep understanding of the changing cyber threat landscape and our customers’ technology environments." - Michael Dowling
For 30+ years, Interactive has been supporting its customers by keeping their critical systems connected and secure with its integrated suite of managed and professional services. Interactive is uniquely placed to deliver a holistic cyber security offering, leveraging its extensive experience in Cloud Services, Hardware Maintenance, Network Services, Data Centres and Business Continuity.
Interactive CEO, Brendan Fleiter said, “Our cyber security practice is an exciting new phase of growth for Interactive. We pride ourselves on being the trusted technology partner for our diverse customer-base across Australia and New Zealand. I’m excited to have a Head of Cyber Security of Michael’s calibre and experience on board as we continue to expand our Cyber Security practice.”