Chief Information Security Officer-as-a-Service (CISOaaS)

CISOaaS enables an organisation to understand its cybersecurity posture and provides the know-how to plan and implement the actions required to incrementally improve security.

It offers the expertise of a highly skilled Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) on a flexible, monthly billing model – avoiding the cost and commitment of full-time employment.

Speculo Chief Information Security Officer-as-a-Service (CISOaaS)

CISOaaS provides

Maturity assessment

Thorough assessment of the maturity of your organisation’s security posture.

Security strategy and roadmap

A comprehensive security strategy plus a roadmap of the steps and initiatives required to implement it.

Risk assessment and management

In-depth assessment of potential vulnerabilities and threats, and development of risk management processes.

Policies and procedures

Establishment and implementation of policies, procedures, and guidelines tailored to the organisation’s needs.

Security posture reporting

Board-level security posture reporting to provide a simple overview of current-state and planned actions.

Vendor management

Assessment and management of security vendors plus assistance with organisation’s compliance needs.

Key benefits

Peace of mind

Gain confidence from having strong governance, management, and reporting procedures.


Fast-track, on-demand resourcing with a ready-to-go virtual Chief Information Security Officer.


Access to a highly skilled CISO, providing valuable insights and guidance on cybersecurity best practices.

Success foundations

Delivery of a proven security framework, with clear success measurement.


Scale use up or down as the organisation’s security needs change.

Cost saving

Scalable, fractional billing makes CISOaaS a lower cost than hiring a full-time CISO.

Risk reduction

Having a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy reduces the risk posture of the organisation and provides the roadmap to continue the risk reduction journey.

Clear reporting

Management benefits from a clear understanding of risks and steps being taken to mitigate them.

Strength in depth

Work with an experienced CISO supported by Speculo’s broad industry knowledge and expertise.

Why use Speculo?

  • Collective wealth of knowledge and diversity of experience
  • Free from internal politics or biases, Speculo offers unbiased assessments and recommendations
  • A proven approach that has consistently worked and delivered results
  • Access the expertise of a seasoned professional on a part-time or as-needed basis
  • The flexibility to tailor the service to your organisation’s needs