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Why 2T Security


Our Company

We are the independent experts on your side. We exist to tackle the most complex and critical situations. In the midst of constantly changing risk we bring calm and understanding, solid experience and the safest pair of hands.


To enable safe, open and resilient delivery of critical business functions for our public sector and enterprise clients with world class cyber security services.

Everything we do, we believe in challenging the outcome, we believe in thinking differently and sharing our knowledge.

Our aim is to empower teams to understand risk in a constantly changing threat landscape, using our expertise in risk management, security architecture and our innovative RiskTree® risk management process.

“2T Security are superb to work with – professional, calm, and engaging. They translate complex challenges into straightforward solutions.”


Every day we earn our client’s trust. At 2T Security, we recognise that trust is earned. We believe this is in part because of the guiding values that hold us accountable for how we interact with our clients, people and suppliers.

At 2T Security we all adhere to a set of values. We think these values set us apart and hold us to account in how we interact with our customers, our people, and our suppliers. 

Our values link to our vision, and are a statement of how we treat each other, our customers, and our partners.

Challenging – We think differently

Knowledge – We are experts in our field and a safe pair of hands

Supportive – Of our team and yours

Reliable – We won’t let you down

Agile – We adapt to your needs

Honesty – We always operate with honesty and integrity

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Accreditations & Certifications

Our cyber security consultants and services are globally recognised for meeting the highest standards of accreditation and have leading industry certifications.

We are certified by the National Cyber Security Centre as Assured Service Providers for both Security Architecture and Risk Management.

What Our Clients Say

Here is the impact we’re having on our clients and the digital world

“2T Security are highly capable. Their people are principled, flexible, and all about delivery. They made me comfortable that they were on my side and not another supplier to negotiate with.”

“2T Security bring realism, they understand the evolving threat, it's never static. You can't mitigate for everything but they're a very safe pair of hands, with sensible, practical solutions.”

“2T Security took on board my mission and internalised it. Conversations were about what did we need to do, not what I was paying them to do or what they were contracted to do!”

“2T Security are superb to work with. They are very professional, with a calm and engaging manner, easy to understand and very accommodating. Their can-do attitude without undue hesitation gives me confidence in their abilities.”

Meet The Team - Board members

We make systems secure, so you can deliver with confidence.

2T Security is trusted by organisations, including those responsible for critical national infrastructure, to solve their IT security and information assurance problems – helping clients prevent £-millions in fraud, avoid security incidents, and reputational damage.

We are an NCSC Assured Service Provider through their Certified Cyber Security Consultancy scheme, able to design and review security architecture, provide due diligence on systems being planned, implement security monitoring solutions, and deliver effective, business-focused risk management solutions. We work with innovative technologies to help our clients understand and mitigate the risks they face, presenting back to them in business language. We empower teams to understand risk in a constantly changing threat landscape, using our very own, innovative, RiskTree® risk management process.

Tony Badsey-Ellis - FOUNDER-DIRECTOR


Tony Badsey-Ellis is an IT risk management specialist, creator of RiskTree and co-founder of 2T Security. Tony works with the NCSC managing ongoing risk reviews of national infrastructure and advises organisations on how to protect their information and systems against today’s threats.



Tony Beadle is 2T Security’s co-founder and one of the two 'T’s' that the business is named after. He is also a straight-talking security architect, trusted by the largest and most complex organisations in the UK, to understand their requirements and deliver the right tailored solutions.

Glenn Ambler

Glenn Ambler - Director

Security Architect

Glenn Ambler is a skilled security consultant with over 25 year’s hands-on experience in developing, monitoring, and securing complex systems, in both public and private sectors. Prior to 2T Glenn had a successful career at IBM, advising complex multinational organisations on the latest threats and IT trends.

Our Timeline

Change is constant in our world. Keeping pace with new thinking and practices is a given. This is a chance to explore a range of different ideas from industry experts.


2T Security Founded

Company founded by Tony Beadle and Tony Badsey-Ellis. Provided detailed Risk Assessment and Security Architecture Services to the Universal Credit programme, enabling their first clients to use the digital benefits system safely and securely.


Reviewed Government risk assessment

Following changes to the approach for risk assessment in Government, we worked with the Government Digital Service to develop a set of Agile Security Principles which we helped explain across a number of Government departments and agencies.


RiskTree released

We developed RiskTree as a tool to help us assess risk for our clients, and released it as a tool after requests from clients. RiskTree enabled risk assessments to be made to a consistently high quality, aligned with agile delivery, and written in business language.



We have presented at all CyberUK events since they started in 2016, and exhibited since 2017.


Assured Service Provider

We became an NCSC assured services provider through the Certified Cyber Security Supplier (CCSC) scheme, recognising again the ability of 2T Security to deliver high quality advice to government departments.


Cabinet Office

We created and delivered a cyber security monitoring strategy for the Cabinet Office, and helping set the direction for security monitoring across Government.


Home Office

We provided security architecture services to the Emergency Services Network, helping them design a secure communication channel across the blue light services.


Joined CyberFirst

Joined the CyberFirst scheme, reflecting company strategy to support the next generation of cyber security professionals.


Glenn Ambler joins

New member of the 2T Security leadership team, bringing 25 years of IT security experience to the company.


Safeguarded the NHS response to COVID-19

We provided a team of architects, consultants, and specialists to the Test and Trace programme, which helped to assure the development of a number of applications and services in unprecedented timescales.


Partnered with Corelight, Devo and Evolve

Formed technology partnerships with Devo, Corelight and Threat Intelligence to enhance our security monitoring services.