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CREST partners with Stott and May Consulting to advance their progressive neuroinclusive strategy

Stott and May Consulting’s Neuroinclusive: Universal By Design Practitioner Program enables CREST to reach the next level of maturity in shaping a neuroinclusive workplace.

LONDON 2nd October 2023 - Stott and May Consulting announces a 12-month partnership with CREST, an international not-for-profit membership body representing the global cyber security industry.

The partnership brings together the esteemed global membership body, whose goal is to champion a secure digital world through quality assurance and professional certifications in cyber security, with the leading consulting firm committed to revolutionising how businesses navigate technology transformation. 

Both organisations understand that neurodiversity is a critically important topic for the cyber security industry, which is undergoing rapid change. With a strong commitment to fostering greater diversity, equity, and inclusion within the CREST company culture, Nick Benson, CEO  at CREST, says: "We have made significant strides in our neurodiversity initiatives and have produced a number of guides that focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion that we have made available to everyone on the CREST website. Our partnership with Stott and May Consulting will further accelerate this progress. By combining our expertise and resources, we will be well equipped to continue pushing boundaries in cyber security, drive positive change, and create a more inclusive and empowering workplace for all."

Stott and May Consulting’s innovative, accredited program will provide a distinctive blend of tailored classroom learning, personalised 1-2-1 coaching, and cutting-edge online modules. This comprehensive approach will empower leaders at CREST to further their neuroinclusion strategy, optimizing critical touch points across the employee lifecycle. Through the partnership, CREST aims to drive transformative impact, bridging the gap between cyber security expertise and inclusive practices while advancing its mission of building a more inclusive and secure digital landscape.

Paul Smith, Managing Director at Stott and May Consulting, says: "We are delighted to be chosen as CREST's trusted partner on their journey towards a more neuroinclusive workplace. We are confident this collaboration will bring immense value to both organisations. As a Gold Community Supporter, we look forward to helping valued CREST-accredited members further develop their neurodiversity education, awareness, and practices.”

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About Stott and May Consulting

Stott and May Consulting are revolutionizing the way businesses navigate technology transformation. We empower project leaders to take back control of their most important initiatives, ensuring projects are scoped, resourced, tracked, and delivered in line with the latest industry best practices. Our unique combination of subject matter expertise in technology consulting, project governance, and neurodiversity makes it easy for organizations to build inclusive teams, shape deliverables, and execute technology transformation with predictable precision.


CREST is a not-for-profit accreditation and certification body representing the technical information security industry. CREST provides internationally recognized accreditations for organizations providing technical security services and professional-level certifications for individuals providing vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, cyber incident response, threat intelligence, and security operations center (SOC) services. CREST Member companies undergo regular and stringent assessments, whilst CREST-certified individuals undertake rigorous examinations to demonstrate the highest levels of knowledge, skill, and competence. 

For more information, please contact:

David Struth
Head of Marketing, Stott and May 

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