Mark Hughes is DXC Technology’s (NYSE: DXC) senior vice president and general manager of Security. He is responsible for the company’s global security organisation and offerings, including advisory services, managed security services, identity management and monitoring, and information assurance.
Hughes joined DXC Technology from BT, a world-leading global telecommunications provider, where he most recently served as chief executive of BT Security. Hughes joined BT in 2002 and has held a variety of senior appointments, including key government customer-facing roles. He served on national boards, including the Cyber Growth Partnership for the United Kingdom, and he currently is a member of the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Cybersecurity Board. Earlier in his career, Hughes was the commercial director at MWB Business Exchange.
He began his career in the British Army. Responsible for the security of BT since 2006, in 2013 he led the formation of BT Security, which has become a global leader with 3,000 cyber security experts across 15 security operation centers globally and double- digit annual revenue growth.
Awarded a BS with honors by the University of Leicester, Hughes trained at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, and the Junior Division of Staff College. He was awarded military advanced certificates in French and German from the University of Westminster.