Rinske is an internationally known consultant, speaker and certified Business Continuity, Information Security & Risk Management trainer.
She was awarded Alumnus of the Year 2012 of Delft University, Australian Business Woman of the Year 2010-13 by BPW, and Risk Consultant of the Year 2017 (Australasia) by RMIA.
Her firm, Business As Usual (BAU), since 2006, has successfully competed against the Big Four to work with prestigious clients including 9 Central Banks, APEC, BBC, Toll, Shell, Boeing, Fuji Xerox, Fujitsu, NIB Health Funds, Toga, ASIC, Departments of Defence/Immigration/Health/ Industry/Education/Foreign Affairs and 100s of other organisations worldwide.
She draws on more than 20 years’ experience in Business Continuity Management (BCM), Risk, IT Management, Disaster Recovery (DR) and Information Security – gained during roles in Financial Services, Consulting and Training across Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Africa, South America and Europe.
Rinske has been changing the way organisations ‘plan for the unexpected’. Her facilitation skills enable organisations to achieve their own results and simplifying their processes. She applies a fresh, energetic, fun, practical, easy-to-apply, innovative approach to BCM, Security, Risk and DR… topics often perceived as dull and cumbersome.
Rinske is often sourced as an expert speaker on BCM/DR/Risk/Security challenges.
Her alter ego includes being lead singer and manager of SophieG Music, which is involved in major music projects – including those contributing to the global charity Playing For Change, which provides music education to children in disadvantaged regions.
SESSION: “Back to pen and paper” – How to test your readiness for a cyber-attack