Joao has joined the Vaccines business at GSK in 2019 where he works as a Business unit CISO and Global head of GSK’s OT Cyber Security Program. He has been working in the Cyber Security field for the past 15 years in several areas including consulting – Security & Privacy services at Deloitte – as well as in more operational and leadership roles in several positions working for Siemens AG and GSK. 

With a background in Computer Engineering (Nova University of Lisbon), an MBA (AESE/IESE), an MSc in Information Security (Royal Holloway) and several information security certifications, Joao’s main focus has been in the definition and implementation of cyber security strategies and programs, advising companies from multiple industries across the entire cyber security lifecycle in the IT and OT space.