Patrick McLaughlin

Matrick McLoughlinPatrick McLaughlin is an Oracle Fellow specialising in Information Security for Oracle across EMEA, for more than a decade. He has over twenty years experience in IT security. He is responsible for promoting Oracle’s security offerings, internally across Oracle pre-sales, sales and consulting and externally with major customers and partners across EMEA. In the past couple of years, he has been working on “security of the cloud” and “security for the cloud” as well as GDPR. Most recently he has been looking at how Blockchain can be exploited within new applications.

Prior to this role Patrick was CTO at Baltimore Technologies, where he was product architect for Baltimore’s PKI product and cryptographic toolkits. He also had responsibility for company R&D, technology partnering and working with lead customers in government and finance. Patrick has worked as an independent consultant for several years and has extensive experience in the distributed systems and telecoms management areas, having worked for Broadcom Éireann Research and Ericsson for ten years.