CREST is committed to the Australian market and is working closely with its Chapter and members there to create a truly global cyber security organisation.  As part of this commitment, CREST is delighted to announce it will be running CRESTCon on an annual basis in Australia.  You can read more about the 2020 event here.

As well as the Chapter in Australia,  CREST has Chapters across North America and South East Asia and is a truly international body, accrediting organisations and certifying individuals around the world.   Our objectives are to build capability, capacity and consistency in the global cyber security industry and to work with governments, regulators, buyers and suppliers around the world and to develop and support internationally recognised schemes.  These goals help to enhance cyber resiliency and open up markets for our member companies and opportunities for qualified individuals.  We have a global viewpoint and our strategy has been to arm the global cyber security industry with the skills, knowledge and competency to address what is truly an international threat.

Our introductory offer
CREST International is offering membership in Australia or the Australasia region at no cost for the first year of membership other than our audit fee of GBP750.  If an organisation would like to include membership of any other country or region, it would be at the published rate. (  Our only  requirement is that they register and complete they application in full by 30 September 2019.

Contact: [email protected] with any questions about Membership and becoming CREST Accredited.

For more information, please email [email protected]


CREST Australasia Advisory Board

CREST Australasia is managed by an Advisory Board whose members are listed below (in alphabetical order):

Wade Alcorn
Alcorn Security Group Pty Ltd

David Taylor
Asterisk Information Security Pty Ltd

Lukasz Gogolkiewicz
Context Information Security

Tim Dillon
NCC Group

Karan Khosla
Privasec Pty Ltd

Nick Morgan
Triskele Labs

Nigel Phair  (CHAIR)
CREST (Australia)