Mark Brett, Cyber Security Advisor, National Cyber Security Programme – Local, DCLG

Mark Brett, Cyber Security Advisor, National Cyber Security Programme – Local, DCLG

A senior Manager with over 30 years of experience in both Local and Central Government at a national level. Mark advises in the areas of Information Assurance, Resilience and Cyber Defence. Mark is Currently Cyber Security advisor to DCLG, through the National Cyber Security Programme (Local). Mark is pro bono special advisor to the Local CIO Council and sits on the Local Government PSN Board and the Local Government Cyber Stakeholders Group.

Previously Mark worked with MOJ Digital and Cabinet Office (GDS) on the PSN Programme working delivering the cyber security aspects of the PSN. Mark has advised in various policing and resilience roles, including the London Resilience Team. Mark is the Programme Director of the NLAWARP.

Mark’s Masters Research degree is in Strategic Management he is an Honorary Visiting Fellow in Cyber Security at De Montfort University.