Muhittin Hasancioglu

CyberSecurity Advisor, PETRONAS

Muhittin was the PETRONAS Group Chief Information Security officer between 2019 - March 2022. He returned to Europe, and he is a CyberSecurity advisory to PETRONAS C-Suit at the moment. As the CISO of the Group, he implemented the holistic PETRONAS CyberSecurity Strategy, established the CyberSecurity Function with a single point of accountability, and successfully implemented the CyberSecurity strategic program. PETRONAS Group was able to achieve the highest level of Cyber Resilience to protect against Cyber threats and risks for both IT and OT domains. Muhittin joined PETRONAS Feb 2019 after 24 years in the Royal Dutch SHELL Group. His last role at Royal Dutch SHELL group was the VP Information Risk Management /CISO. Prior to joining SHELL group, he worked 8 years in Goodyear Turkey. He has 34 years of professional IT, Cyber Risk & Security Leadership experience in roles across multiple IT disciplines and businesses within PETRONAS, Royal Dutch Shell and Goodyear, with a proven track record of delivering significant business outcomes in challenging environments.