Our Sponsors

This is to introduce the sponsors who have already joined us.  We are still open for more sponsors at Gold and Silver level – so please download our introductory pack here.



Commissum are a leading cybersecurity firm based in Leith, Edinburgh, with offices in Birmingham, London and Zurich. We’re thrilled to be supporting the inaugural BSides Scotland as part of our commitment to investing in the information security and assurance industry.

We’ve been passionate about providing information assurance since our company’s early beginnings in 1985. Our testing services, information security consultancy and managed security services enable our clients to leverage our considerable experience, which helps them take control of their tangible and intangible assets, enabling them to fully exploit the opportunities of our rapidly expanding and evolving networked world – something which can only be achieved through the collaboration that is allowed to thrive at events like BSides. We’re constantly growing and striving to improve as a company, aligned with our core values – integrity, commitment and excellence.



Pentest Ltd is a Manchester-based penetration testing firm, with regional offices in London and Glasgow. Formed in 2001, Pentest focused on Application Security from the start and now employ one of the largest teams of Application Security specialists. As experts in our field, we are in the very fortunate position of working with a wide range of clients, from multi-national blue-chips to niche technology pioneers, allowing our testers to work on interesting, varied and challenging projects, for clients who genuinely care about security.

NCC Group is a global expert in cyber security and risk mitigation, working with businesses to protect their brand, value and reputation against the ever-evolving threat landscape. With our knowledge, experience and global footprint, we are best placed to help businesses identify, assess, mitigate & respond to the risks they face. We are passionate about making the Internet safer and revolutionising the way in which organisations think about cyber security. Headquartered in Manchester, UK, with over 35 offices across the world, NCC Group employs more than 2,000 people and is a trusted advisor to 15,000 clients worldwide.

Pen Test Partners is a CHECK & CREST accredited pen testing company. We are a limited liability partnership for a very good reason; being in a partnership means that our people are heavily invested the company. It’s that employee ownership which inspires and drives the quality in what we do.

ScotSTS is a small freelance consultancy specializing in application security testing. We are based in Scotland and actively support the security industry here which makes us particularly happy that BSides are coming to Edinburgh.

Gotham Digital Science (GDS) is an information security consulting firm that works with clients to provide flexible and customised solutions for identifying, preventing and managing security risk. With UK offices in Edinburgh, Manchester and London, GDS specialises in red team security penetration testing, security research and development, software security and helping clients build secure software and networks.

SecureWorks is a global provider of intelligence-driven information security solutions exclusively focused on protecting its clients from cyberattacks. SecureWorks’ solutions enable organisations to fortify their cyber defences to prevent security breaches, detect malicious activity in real time, prioritize and respond rapidly to security breaches and predict emerging threats.



We are also grateful to the organizations below who are lending us their support as community sponsors.