Jean-Baptiste Bres

Leadership & Strategy - Information Security, Governance, Process Improvement and Business Continuity


Jean-Baptiste Bres
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
StatePlus

Profile

Motivated and experienced Senior Manager with a successful 15-year track record in Information Security, Project Management and Risk Management for financial institutions.
Capabilities range from strategy development and implementation, through to IT operations, people management and risk management.

Core skills include large scale IT transformation programs, technology build and run, and project management.

Significant international experience having worked with global organisations in Europe and Australia.

Employment


Since March 2015 Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) - StatePlus (formerly State Super Financial Services) - Sydney (Australia)
Security & Business Continuity Lead.
March 2011 - March 2015 Head of Governance & Process Improvement - BNP Paribas CIB - Sydney (Australia)
Head of Governance and Process Improvement (GPI) department, covering governance, project management (business, operational and IT), operational risk and permanent control, business continuity, IT security and local IT development.
March 2009 - March 2011 Project Management - BNP Paribas CIB - Sydney (Australia)
Project manager for GPI in charge of governance, investment banking projects (business, operational and IT), including implementation of front end and back end systems. Operational process improvement and business continuity.
February 2007 - December 2008 Project Manager - Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking - Paris (France)
Project manager (operational and IT) and support of the European deployment of new trade finance middle and back-end operational systems (Alltra). In charge of operational process improvement for Trade Finance back-office team.
January 2005 - December 2006 Business Analyst - BNP Paribas Corporate & Investment Banking - Paris (France)
Business analyst in the worldwide deployment team of new trade finance and guarantees back-end operational system (iVision), in charge of Netherlands, Germany and Spain.
July - December 2004 Reconciliation IT Support - BNP Paribas Corporate & Investment Banking - Paris (France)
Business analyst in the worldwide deployment team of new trade finance and guarantees back-end operational system (iVision), in charge of Netherlands, Germany and Spain.
September 2002 - February 2003 Training period - Nextec-Systems –
Security and network administration
- Aix-en-Provence (France)
Network conception, deployment and administration (incl. Microsoft Exchange, Citrix...)
Summer 2001 Software analyst - Igedep – Oil storage management software editor - Monteux (France)
Software analysis, modeling and development
April - June 2001 Training period - Igedep – Oil storage management software editor - Monteux (France)
Software analysis, modeling and development
Summers 2000 & 2002 Crédit Agricole Alpes Provence – Retail banking - Carpentras (France)
Customer reception, customer banking services

Education & Memberships



Sydney Emergency Management Industry Round Table (EMIRT)
Member
EMIRT–Sydney (Australia)
Business Continuity Institute
Affiliate member
Business Continuity Institute–London (United Kingdom)
2005 Master Degree in Computer Science
Major in software and knowledge engineering - Minor in management
University of Technology - Belfort Montbéliard (UTBM) – Belfort (France)
2004 University of Linköping – Computer and information science (IDA)
University of Linköping – Linköping (Sweden)
2001 DUT (equ. HND) in Computer Science
Institute of Technology – Aix en Provence (France)

Skills

  • Team & Strategic Leader
  • Bank and Financial industry
  • Information Security
  • Business Continuity & DR
  • Excellent communication
  • Problem-solving oriented
  • Operational Excellence
  • Risk Management
  • Cloud computing (Azure, AWS)
  • IT Background
  • Project management (6σ, CMMI, ACE)
  • Microsoft solutions (incl. Office 365, Azure)
  • Security solutions (Checkpoint, Symantec, F5, McAfee…)
  • Languages: English, French, Spanish
  • ISO 27001/27002
  • Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)

Languages

uk English - Fluentfr French - Nativesp Spanish - Intermediate

Contact details

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