Envision a world where investing in essential digital capabilities will enable future-proof jobs, and make cyber accessible to all.

We focus on hands-on experience that will help reskill the next generation of forward-thinking cybersecurity professionals, to help launch their career and allow us to build a global network.

Who we are

Founded in 2022 in the UK, Lateral Connect is a state-of-the-art, knowledge-sharing cybersecurity learning platform.

Our mission is to become the go-to hub to share industry insights, advice, and experiences through our Mentoring Programme and knowledge resources platform. With a commitment to bridging the cyber skills gap to all diverse groups, we also provide comprehensive security training, recognised certifications and cybersecurity career development support. 

What we offer

Enhance your skills with our free knowledge sharing resource

Find businesses who align with your values and development goals

Attract and secure top talent, no matter your project needs

Transform your career through our Mentoring Programme

Our core values

We’re all about people.

From our teams to partners and clients, building relationships is at the heart of everything we do. For us, teamwork is key, and everyone has a seat at the table.

We strive for better.

Aiming for excellence and finding a better way of doing things is our passion. Yet, still we always keep a sense of humour and leave our egos at the door.

We think further together.

Acting in service of customers, partners, our teams, and our communities is how we want to build a lasting impact.  We’re dedicated to our work and the people we serve.

Meet our ambassadors

Our Ambassador Network is a group of alumni of our Mentoring Programme inspired ambassadors that aim to inspire new mentees interested in the Mentoring Programme. You can find out more about each ambassador’s journey by clicking on their profile image.

Jeremy Ross Lopez

Electronics & Communications Engineering Graduate

Managed Security Service

Osama Elmasry




Cybersecurity Internship

Namatende Zainab

Telecommunications Engineer Graduate

NOC Engineer

Get involved

Join our growing community

Our Mentoring Programme

Whether you’d like advice on developing your skill set or guidance navigating your career path, this programme can boost your employability. Mentors in the programme have the opportunity to pass on their knowledge and experience, and practise new skills.

Register for exclusive access

We provide free and exclusive access to online cybersecurity resources, news, tools, and more. Whether you’re a start-up, business, or organisation who wants to hire from a growing network of top talent across the globe, we have something for you.

Work with us

We seek to understand your needs and connect you with talent that best suits your requirements. Our pledge to you is that we will train quality cybersecurity professionals to be employable for our partners and employers, through our outsource services and Mentoring Programme. 

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Have a question?

Have a question? We’re here to help! Drop us a line! Whether it’s cybersecurity tips, resource support, or general enquiries, we’re eager to assist you. Your queries matter to us, so don’t hesitate to reach out!

Have a question?

Whether it’s about cybersecurity tips, technical support, or general inquiries, we’re eager to assist you. Your queries matter to us, so don’t hesitate to reach out!