Brendan is a Cybersecurity and IS professional with experience leading large engineering and operations organizations in both the private and public sectors. He joined Citi in 2017, and is currently the Global Head of Cyber Risk. The goal of the Cyber Risk group at Citi is to enhance the effectiveness of managing cyber risks across products, business lines, and regions. Prior to Citi, he was the Regional CISO for UK & Ireland and the Head of Information Security Operations at Deutsche Bank. He also served as Program Manager and Director for a $5.6B technology investment at the Department of Homeland Security. His previous accomplishments resulted in a NIST Innovation Award and a CSO40 Award for initiatives that demonstrate outstanding business value and thought leadership. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Cyber Defense Alliance in the United Kingdom. He has a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering.