6clicks appoints Global Security Authority Matt Gyde as Non-Executive Director


Following a recent successful investment round of A$5.5M from a consortium of Australian business leaders, expansions into the U.K. and the U.S. and with partnerships secured with leading advisory firms globally – GRC SaaS leader 6clicks is excited to announce the appointment of Matt Gyde as Non-Executive Director.

Based in San Francisco, Matt is the former CEO of billion-dollar global technology services company NTT Security, leading the enablement of NTT Group companies to deliver resilient business solutions for clients’ digital transformation needs. NTT Security has 10 Security Operations Centers (SOCs), seven R&D centres, over 1,500 security experts and handles hundreds of thousands of security incidents annually across six continents.

Matt’s career in IT security spans more than 20 years, with a rich history including high-level roles with Dimension Data and Datacraft-Asia, providing him with a deep understanding of how security platforms should be implemented and managed to ensure clients’ business outcomes are achieved, while ensuring their risk is minimised.

What makes 6clicks a leader is its unique integration of content, functionality and world-first artificial intelligence engine named Hailey™, which follows PhD-led research over 18 months. Right now, Hailey automates compliance mapping between regulations delivering gains of up to 14x in time-saving over manual alternatives.

6clicks Chairman Ian Buddery commented, ‘We are delighted to have Matt join our board. He brings invaluable experience to help us drive growth in the global cybersecurity compliance market. Our investment in artificial intelligence, new functionality and integrated content will continue throughout 2021, accelerating value for our customers’.