I am currently Professor, Chair and Director of UQ Cyber Security at the University of Queensland, Australia. Until Jan 2019, I was Assoc Prof and Director, NZ Institute for Security and Crime Science at the University of Waikato. I established NZ's first Masters degree in Cyber Security and Cyber Security Lab. I also advise Interpol, NZ's Minister for Communications' Cyber Security Skills Taskforce, and Ministry of Justice. My research interests are Cyber Security, Data Provenance, Homomorphic Encryption and Cloud Computing Security. I have a track record in tech commercialisation, as ex-lead computer scientist with HP Labs, and currently as Principal Investigator of STRATUS, a 6-year NZD12.2mil (incl. GST) MBIE grant researching user-centric cloud security technologies. I serve as director and board member to public and private sector organisations.Recipient of the (ISC)2 Information Security Leadership Award, and Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Ron Knode Service Award, I am active as Research Advisor for CSA Asia Pacific, and serve as chair and board member of several cyber security industry consortia/chapters (e.g. as one of the subject-matter experts who co-created (ISC)2 CCSP).I am Series Editor for Elsevier's security books, and co-chair the IEEE TSCloud (2011-2014), IEEE TSP 2013, IEEE UbiSafe 2012, and serve as Assoc Editor of 6 academic journals, and Technical Program Committee member for top academic conferences and journals (e.g. Information Systems, IEEE Spectrum, IEEE Trans. in Services Computing, etc). During my PhD, I attained Singapore ASTAR's Best Student Award 2009 in SIMTech. One of my innovations, Genesis+BOWL clinched the top prize of the prestigious 4th IEEE Service Cup at LA in 2009.