Chief Information Security Officer
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for Gatwick Airport.
Michele Hanson is a Chief Information Security Officer with a proven track record, leading transformational change and delivering clear cybersecurity direction, effective governance and control in a challenging high-performance media firm.
Previous to her role at News UK, Michele was employed as the CISO for Transport for London (TFL) and was tasked with creating an entire ‘ground up’ build of a cybersecurity infrastructure in an industry that grosses annually £5 billion, and is exposed to significant risks.
Michele also spent 18 years supporting the US Department of Defense and the UK Ministry of Defence.
As well as being a certified ethical hacker and a Certified Information Security Manager, Michele holds a Bachelors of Economics and an MBA Information Security.