Tom Ilube was until recently Managing Director of Consumer Markets at Callcredit Information Group, the private equity backed UK credit reference agency. Callcredit was sold to Chicago based private equity firm GTCR in 2014. Prior to Callcredit, Tom founded and was CEO of Garlik, a venture capital-backed identity protection company, sold to Experian in 2011. Earlier, Tom served as Chief Information Officer of Egg plc, the pioneering FTSE 250 UK internet bank. His earlier career included Goldman Sachs, PwC, Cap Gemini and the London Stock Exchange.
Tom chaired the UK Government Technology Strategy Board’s Network Security Innovation panel. He was a member of the High Level Expert Group on Cybersecurity at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), a Geneva based UN-agency. In 2008 Garlik was selected as a World Economic Forum, Davos, Technology Pioneer and Tom was invited to attend the forum, chairing and participating in panels on cybersecurity and broader technology issues.