August 11, 2016 | London, UK: MetricStream, a leading provider of Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Apps, announced today that Craig Oliver, Former Prime Minister David Cameron’s Director of Politics and Communications, will deliver a keynote address on the morning of November 8, 2016 at the MetricStream GRC Summit in London.

The MetricStream GRC Summit in London, taking place on November 7-8, 2016 at the Grand Connaught Rooms Hotel in London, is the industry's leading event for Governance, Risk, and Compliance leaders. This must-attend event, designed on the theme "Leading with GRC," will feature speakers and sessions that will address today's most pressing economic and geopolitical issues including Brexit and political instability, increasingly sophisticated hacks and data breaches, evolving risks and compliance requirements, mounting terrorist threats, and economic turmoil. Business and government leaders will meet at the GRC Summit in London to discuss the strategies and solutions needed to build better governed, more risk-aware, and compliant organizations.

At the GRC Summit in London, Mr. Oliver will recount his experience as Former Prime Minister Cameron's Director of Politics and Communications, where he was responsible for setting the Government's strategy and message. During his keynote speech, he will share the inside story and lessons learned during the EU referendum campaign, drawing from his interactions with key government leaders including David Cameron, George Osborne, Barack Obama, Angela Merkel, Jeremy Corbyn, Boris Johnson, Michael Gove, Theresa May and Peter Mandelson.

Oliver has a wide range of experience, from helping run a successful General Election campaign, to communicating complex domestic and foreign policy issues, as well as helping the Government navigate its way through a series of crises. During the EU referendum, Oliver acted as the Director of Politics and Communications for the campaign to keep Britain in the European Union. Before entering government, Mr. Oliver had a successful career in broadcast journalism where he served as the Editor of the BBC's main news programmes before becoming Controller of the BBC World Service.

MetricStream CEO Shellye Archambeau said, "We look forward to welcoming Craig Oliver as our distinguished keynote speaker at the GRC Summit in London.” She continued, “Right now, business and government leaders around the world are squarely focused on understanding the short and long-term social and economic implications of Brexit. During his keynote speech, Mr. Oliver will help shed light, offer lessons learned, and share ideas for paving a new path forward.”

For more information about the MetricStream GRC Summit 2016 in London, including the latest agenda and list of speakers, or to register for the event, please Click here.

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MetricStream, the independent market leader in enterprise and cloud applications for Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management, makes GRC simple. MetricStream apps improve business performance by strengthening risk management, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, vendor governance, and quality management for hundreds of thousands of users in dozens of industries, including Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Energy and Utilities, Food, Retail, CPG, Government, Hi-Tech and Manufacturing. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, with an operations and R&D center in Bangalore, India, and sales and operations support in 12 other cities globally. (www.metricstream.com).

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