Meet Mark Hughes

President, Security


Mark HughesMark was appointed as president, BT Security in January 2013. He reports to the CEO, Global Services.

Launched in January 2013, BT Security brought together experts from several areas of BT. As its president, Mark is responsible for all of BT’s security activity around the world. His job is to make sure we have the right policies and procedures in place to keep our assets safe (physical, logical or information); as well as to protect us from fraud and reduce the effects of any incidents, including our work on civil resilience.

Mark also leads on our security market offer; the BT Assure portfolio. He makes sure it protects our customers’ data and assets and delivers us a profit. In this role, he is also passionate about nurturing our budding security talent.

When he joined BT in 2002, Mark managed various projects, including a partnership with the UK Government for the Criminal Records Bureau in Scotland. After that, he ran operations for a sales division in the major customer market sector, focusing on our core services.

Before joining BT, Mark was commercial director of MWB Business Exchange, who provide serviced office spaces.

Mark has a degree in geography, is a keen skier and diver and has run 7 marathons.


Further information

Mark Hughes biography

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