John Zeppos FBCI
Managing Partner, Resilience Guard GmbH
John is a seasoned Business Continuity Management professional and entrepreneur who has shifted the global mindset of resiliency and risk awareness to the next level, being hugely innovative and passionate about his job.
His achievements and thought leadership have been internationally recognized by his peers, leading to him being the two times winner of the BCI Global Business Continuity Awards – Business Continuity Manager of the Year 2012 & 2014, which is just a testament to his skills and commitment to always strive for excellence. Towards that direction, he is the heart and mind behind the SIMBA Solution for Incident Management and is also the Thought Leader of BCM & Crisis Management for ISMTA.
He has been the leader of numerous ISO22301 and BS25999 accreditations for a number of multinational companies within different business sectors. He is a member of the Judge’s panel for the IRM Global Risk Management Awards since 2012 and member of the Judge's panel for the BCI Global Business Continuity Awards for 2013.
Additionally, John is a member of the UNISDR Private Sector Working Groups since 2013, while being appointed as a NATO expert on Operational Capability in Brussels since 2009.
In 2014 John founded Resilience Guard GmbH in Zurich, Switzerland in order to support organisations enhance their resilience measures across Europe and beyond.