Luke Beeson is General Manager of BT's Cyber Defence Operations. In this role he has built and now runs a team of experts to counter the ever increasing cyber security threat. He is a Chartered Engineer and member of the Institute of Engineering and Technology.
Luke's remit covers BT's global banking & financial markets division.
Since joining BT, he has had a number of roles, all with a focus on Service Delivery and more recently Security Service Delivery.
Previously General Manager of BT's Metal Theft task Force, Luke was responsible for all BT's activities to minimise the impact of cable theft on its customers. As well as driving a number of internal initiatives to minimise the service impact of cable theft, he also worked externally with Industry Partners, Law Enforcement Agencies and Government to help increase the level of collaborative working to tackle the problem, ultimately resulting in changes to legislation.
Prior to joining BT, Luke worked for Honeywell on industrial Security projects in the Oil and Gas sector, predominantly in the Middle East.