Dennie Karlsson, Group CISO, Dustin
Strategic focus on Infrastructure, Security and Operations. The objective of the Group CISO function is to explain and evaluate information security in terms of business objectives and to drive the company’s transformation without increasing our risk appetite. Establishing and maintaining the groups vision, strategy, and security program on an enterprise level... to ensure information assets and technologies are adequately protected. The functions is advisory to and reports to Group Management. Three direct reports: CISO Nordic, CISO Benelux and Information Security Manager.
Jeevan Singh, Head Cyber Security, Nokia
Jeevan is an experienced Information Security Professional (CISSP) with more than sixteen years of experience in areas of information security management and Consulting. He possesses a thorough exposure & understanding of end-to-end Enterprise Security Services lifecycle. His skills include managing organization security risk management & compliance, implementing... ISMS organization on ISO 27001 framework, creating and implementing ISMS policies, procedures, and guidelines, extensive experience handling Physical, Technical, and Admin controls, SOW & Contract documentations, Vendor Alliance Management and more. Jeevan has proven acumen in collaborating with stakeholders & Steering Committee Members, Customers & end-users teams, Development Teams (On-site/Offshore teams, Contractor/Sub-Contractors and Vendor & Third Party members. He has performed a wide range of people management functions from recruiting through onboarding, goal setting, performance appraisal, training, competency building, resource utilization & capacity planning, knowledge transfer, etc, and has extensive experience in conducting the security risk assessment, Business Impact Analysis, IS and security audits and developing & implementing security policies.
Connie McIntosh, Head of Security Assurance, Ericsson
Named top 100 women in Cybersecurity worldwide by Cyber Defense Magazine. An International speaker, presenter, CTF judge and mentor in cybersecurity. Connie is a Product Security Leader in Ericsson and has over 20 years’ experience in Network and Cyber Security. Connie is passionate about cybersecurity and has experience in Telecommunications, Critical Infrastructure,... Government, Defence and Education sectors. Connie holds Masters and Bachelors Degrees and a long list of specialist training in Cybersecurity. Connie’s motto is “alone, we can do so little; together, we can do so much”.
Geir Arild Engh-Hellesvik, CISO, Vy
Geir is an experienced leader with more than 15 years in consulting and leadership roles. He combines a firm grasp of security issues with a strong business understanding after working in several different leadership roles. He holds an executive MBA degree in strategic management from the Norwegian School of Economics, and an engineering degree in computer science.... In his present position he is working with business and IT leaders to implement measures that fascilitate fast digital innovation cycles and enables transformation initiatives. Geir believes good security is good business and contributes to value creation. Geir is a frequent speaker and panellist on cyber security topics.
Goran Radosavljevic, Head of Disaster Recovery, A.P. Moller - Maersk
Goran has more than twenty years of international IT management experience in the Shipping/Logistics sector and seven years in the governmental sector. Their focus has been on delivering a highly available infrastructure operation through the service management of same, supporting business objectives obtained through methodical approach with an elevated intuition... for operationally viable and economically sustainable solutions. Highly familiar with-, and detailed knowledge of the majority of all infrastructure technologies available for the last quarter century, ranging from mainframes over complex storage systems to global networks and cutting edge server technology, including virtualization and cloud technologies. Goran has been in leadership roles at international companies since 2007. They have used their technical background successfully in leading multicultural technical teams, directing operational strategies and defining policies; project- and financial management with implementation and identification of cost reducing initiatives; process consolidation-/ enhancement, working in globally (multi-) sourced infrastructure environments. Goran's accomplishments have come from their ability to lead teams and through them create a high interoperability between infrastructure components, obtaining high ratio of standardization, and through the development and implementation of supporting processes, delivering to the business the platform to efficiently execute its supporting business applications in a globally high availability environment. Extensive knowledge of the Latin American market having lived- and worked in: Chile, Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Argentina, Uruguay, Costa Rica for a decade, developing and implementing infrastructure solutions in the South American continent. Hence fluent in Spanish & Portuguese.
Kaj Paananen, Head of Power Grids Security Incident Readiness Team, Hitachi ABB Power Grids
Simon Collins, Director, Head of Cybersecurity, Allianz Global Investors
Simon is Head of Cybersecurity at Allianz Global Investors. He has over 20 years’ experience in IT, the last 14 of which have been focused on Cybersecurity. Simon was previously a Director in EY's EMEIA Cybersecurity practice based in Dublin, where he spent his early years as an ethical hacker and investigating cybercrime. His later years... were spent helping organisations protect themselves from Cyber-attackers and keep out of trouble in the first place.
Luke Hebbes, Head of Risk and Cybersecurity, HSBC
Luke Hebbes is a passionate information security leader with 20 years of experience ranging from building high performing teams to delivering cutting-edge research. He promotes innovative, risk-based solutions rather than the formulaic application of industry standards or vendor solutions. Luke believe that it is essential to view security from the perspective of... business critical assets and to adopt a pragmatic approach, not letting technology drive the security requirements. Security is a supporting service to most businesses and, as such, should be a transparent enabler, used to protect the business and its assets, whilst aligning the risk posture with value generation – effective security can only be delivered with an understanding of the business context.
Dr. Ian Oliver, Technical Staff (Cybersecurity), Nokia Bell Labs
Dr Ian Oliver is a Distinguished Member of Technical Staff at Bell Labs Finland working on Trusted and High-integrity Cyber Security in 5G and future 6G telecommunication systems including areas such as Edge Cloud, IoT and Trusted Computing. Much of the work is involving safety-critical systems such as medical, aerospace and railway systems build upon these technologies. He... holds a visiting position at Aalto University Neurobiology Dept working on application of cyber security and trust techniques to future medical applications. Other areas of active research include privacy engineering and various topics related to information theory, measurement of privacy and semantics. Prior to these he has worked as the privacy architect and officer for Here and Nokia Services; and for eleven years at Nokia Research Centre working with Semantic Web, UML, formal methods and hardware-software co-design. He has also worked at Helsinki University of Technology and Aalto University teaching formal methods and modelling with UML. He is the author of the book "Privacy Engineering: A data flow and ontological approach" and hold over 200 patents and academics papers and lectures semi-regularly on privacy engineering and cybersecurity.
Brian Cooke, CISO, Permanent TSB
Brian is the Chief Information Security Officer for Permanent TSB. He has over 20 years’ experience in cybersecurity & technology risk within the financial services industry both in Ireland and internationally. Brian is a Director with the Institute of Banking and holds a Master’s... Degree in Information Security from Royal Holloway, University of London. He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) since 2003.