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BP, Denis Ontiveros Merlo

Denis has been working in the information Security and Compliance arena for 18 years. Throughout his career, starting at KPMG, founding the Information Risk Management Practise in Barcelona, to his nine years as CISO for Douwe Egberts – Sara Lee, the primary focus has been to create effective pragmatic Information Security strategies that help business transform and grow in a secure manner.


Currently CISO for BP Applications and Infrastructure, responsible for the Information Security of the Digital Transformation agenda at BP and their journey to the Cloud, he contributes to ensure disruptive change is leveraged securely, transforming not only the business but also to the Security Profession as we know it, adapting to new ways of working and generating value to Consumer and Customer. Denis holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business from the University of the Basque Country and the Fachhochschule für Wirtschaft Berlin in addition to other industry relevant certifications.