Jean-Baptiste Bres

Chief Information Security Officer



As the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and Head of Australasia Cluster at HSBC, Jean-Baptiste Bres leads the information security strategy and framework for Australia, New-Zealand, Thailand, Malaysia, and Bangladesh. With over 20 years of experience in information security, risk management, and project management, Jean-Baptiste has a proven track record of delivering effective and efficient solutions in heavily regulated environments across Europe and Australia.

Jean-Baptiste is a certified professional in cybersecurity and information systems security. Jean-Baptiste's mission is to protect HSBC's data, systems, and customers from cyber threats, while enabling business growth and innovation. Jean-Baptiste is passionate about sharing his knowledge and expertise with the next generation of information security professionals, and is currently a lecturer in information technology at Kaplan Business School.