Dr Mary Haigh | CISO, BAE Systems

Dr Mary HaighMary is the CISO for BAE plc, responsible for ensuring they maintain a strong cyber security posture as an organisation as well as in the products and services delivered to customers. Prior to this role Mary was the Director of Cyber for the Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems, responsible for developing the cyber vision and strategy, as well as the roadmap and go to market strategy for their cyber products and services.  She joined BAE in January 2015 holding a number of roles including Product Director for the Managed Cloud and Security Services business. Prior to that she led the Technical Roadmap for the Cyber Security Division in QinetiQ having had various roles in QinetiQ since 2001, including heading up the Cyber Security Services business group and the Cross Domain Products business group.   Mary has worked in the cyber security domain since 2009, prior to that working in semiconductors research and then specialising in Intellectual Property management.  Her PhD was in semiconductor physics.