Hi, my name is John Charnock and I am an independent ISO27001 Information Security Consultant based in the Merseyside area.

I have over 25 years Project Management and Information Security experience working with SME’s, educational institutions and corporate clients in the Financial Service Sector.


• BSc in Computing and Information Technology, Upper 2nd Class Honours (2:1)
• Post Graduate Diploma in Information Security and Digital Forensics (Merit)
ISO27001:2013 2013 Foundation Certificate
ISO27001:2013 2013 Lead Implementor Certificate
ISO27001:2013 2013 Lead Auditor Certificate
• OU Certificate in Information Technology
• OU Certificate in Mathematics & Computing
• ITIL Managers Certificate (Red Badge)
• ITIL Foundation Certificate IT Service Management
• ITIL Foundation Bridge to version 3.00 Certificate
• Prince 2 Practitioner
• Prince 2 Foundation
• ISEB Business Analysis Essentials