Derek Pillar

Leadership Track
Regional Security Manager, Mastercard
Derek Pillar is a regional security manager for Mastercard, focusing on physical and cyber security threats and is part of many working groups dedicated to strengthening public, private and regulatory collaboration and enhancing resiliency across Europe. Derek is also an active member of the UK’s Financial Sector Cyber Collaboration Centre (FSCCC) and is the Chair of the EMEA Cyber Threat Committee at the Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Centre (FS-ISAC) and holds the FS-ISAC Global Leaders Award for 2022. Prior to joining Mastercard in April 2017, Derek was a member of UK’s law enforcement, working in various roles in the Metropolitan Police and the National Crime Agency (NCA). After nearly 20 years, Derek’s law enforcement career concluded in the National Cyber Crime Unit (NCCU), where he was a senior officer.

Session: Rapid Threatcasting (Interactive Workshop)