Grant Waterfall is a Partner responsible for PwC's EMEA Cybersecurity and Privacy business and is Global Cybersecurity and Privacy co-leader. He is based in PwC’s office in London. He primarily serves Fortune 500 clients, working with them to think more broadly about cybersecurity and privacy so they can boldly pursue new opportunities.
After joining PwC in 1994, Grant held a number of positions across the firm in Europe and the USA. He is a business-minded risk specialist with a strong background in advising clients on developing Information Risk Management functions that help them achieve their business ambitions.
Over the past 8 years he has been responsible for building and leading PwC's USA and UK Cybersecurity and Privacy practices and helping develop PwC’s digital practice—a convergence of perspectives that reflect PwC’s expansive view of cybersecurity and privacy as a lever for digital transformation. Grant has a long history in large-scale projects across the globe, from digital strategy to systems implementation, and has been a leader in shaping the UK response to cybersecurity threats through roles in the UK’s Government / Private Sector Cyber Security working group and on the boards of the Information Assurance Advisory Council (IAAC) in the UK and the Cyber Security Challenge UK. This experience has equipped him to work across IT and finance functions and with boards and audit committees—helping his clients engage their whole organisations in making the most of every situation.
Grant is a Chartered Accountant and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).