Brian Hay

Executive Director
CULTURAL CYBER SECURITY

Brian Hay is the Executive Director of Cultural Cyber Security – a Thought Leader in the world of Cyber Security. He learned his craft not from the technical demands of the industry but rather by focusing on the activities of organised crime and cyber criminals. Prior to joining Unisys, Brian was GM, Security for Dimension Data & also the Detective Superintendent at Queensland Police for 35 years. Since 2004, he has worked extensively in the area of financial, identity and cybercrime. He was Commander of the Queensland Police Fraud & Cyber Crime Group, Chair of the Australia New Zealand Police Advisory Agency’s eCrime Working Group, and member of the Federal AG’s National Cybercrime Working Group. In 2009 Brian was the recipient of an international award from McAfee for efforts in combating cybercrime. Brian is also the recipient of the Australian Police Medal, and in 2010 he was the recipient of the National AusCERT Award for Individual Excellence in Information Security.