Basil is the Manager of The Cyber Academy, at the School of Computing, Edinburgh Napier University.
He has been working in the field of Digital Forensics since 2009, after graduating with his MSc Forensic Informatics from the University of Strathclyde. His work has been conducted through Strathclyde Forensics, (www.strathclydeforensics.co.uk) his own consultancy. He has been providing Forensic Reports and Expert Witness testimony to criminal and civil cases.
He has been providing expert opinion in courts and tribunals regarding forensic reports from other sources, including police forces.
Basil's experience includes providing training to solicitors in Scotland (CPD) on digital evidence and cyber security.
He has also delivered training on Incident Response for the Scottish Government, branches of the Chinese Government and has been working with the Law Society of Scotland and Scottish Paralegal Association, delivering presentations on digital forensics & cyber security threats, as well as phishing and social engineering.