The Engine for Key Security Platforms at Barclays
Barclays utilizes Elasticsearch in key data analytics initiatives to enable cyber security and cyber defense. The initiatives are aimed both at key security teams working to enable security, as well as C-level executives.
In this talk, Elena will walk through the evolution of the security initiatives and controls, establishment of the Chief Security Function that brings together various aspects of security, beyond cyber, as well as the main security challenges and opportunities for the financial services industry.
Elena is the CIO of the Group Security Function at Barclays, where she works to protect the bank's technology estate, enable Barclays business lines to operate safely online, utilize cloud and mobile solutions, and innovate new security solutions. The Security team's mission is to deliver the highest degree of privacy and security through platforms and applications that are convenient to use in an environment that is constantly changing.
Previously, Elena was with the World Economic Forum and World Bank, where she focused on a portfolio of projects aimed at leveraging ICT for economic growth and transparency in emerging economies. She was included on the Fortune Most Powerful Women International list. She's a private pilot.