Global CTO of CyberRes, Micro Focus
Mark Fernandes is the Global CTO for CyberRes (Micro Focus Security Group). A cyber defense strategist, his focus areas include leading the developing of advanced cyber solutions for Micro Focus’ global clients. In his previous role he was a Global Cyber Leader at Accenture, with over 30 years of experience in Cybersecurity, 27 of which he served the Big-4 Consulting firms (EY and Deloitte). Mark has worked with some of the most complex organizations globally to build advanced cyber command centers, with a focus on pragmatic but effective continuously evolving capability. He is well connected globally with key strategic customer relationships in the America’s, Europe and Asia. Given his tenure in consulting, Mark also has deep relationships with key consulting firms and System Integrators. He is also considered a pioneer in Security Operations, having launched some of the first centers in the mid 90’s including the first rollout of the US Federal SOC for the US 2000 Presidential Elections.