CEO, Fortium Technologies
Mathew Gilliat-Smith is a digital media security specialist working with leading TV and films studios. He is a co-founder of Fortium Technologies and as CEO has led the company to be market leader in creating unique security products that help protect TV and film studios in the sensitive and complex stages of pre-release. With 25 years' experience in the media and entertainment sector he has built up strong relationships within the industry working closely with the Technical Operations, Anti-Piracy and Post-Production teams at NBC Universal, Disney, Sony Pictures, Lionsgate, AMC Networks, the BBC, Film Nation and Warner Brothers. As such he had developed wide experience in cyber security and piracy crises. He is a regular speaker at content protection seminars and conferences and a member of the Hollywood Post Alliance, the Media Entertainment Services Alliance and a strong advocate of encryption at-rest in the workplace. He lives in the UK with his wife and three sons and spends several weeks each year in LA.