Richard Baker

Principle security innovation architect

Richard is developing security strategy in cloud security, industrial automation, IoT, GDPR and emerging technologies, such as Blockchain.

Richard is our security innovation architect within the Security CTO team.

He works across our research, portfolio, partner and customer-facing teams, as well as with vendors develop propositions and technologies. Richard also engages with groups, such as the IoT Security Foundation and the UK Government DCMS initiative for IoT Security by Design, and provides mentoring to start-ups through a number of incubators.

During his time with us, Richard has spent 5 years as a global security architect with one of our multinational corporate client, as well as held roles in software development, pre-sales engineering, consulting and proposition development.  Prior to BT, Richard worked for organisations, such as the European Commission, Eurocontrol, SITA.