Sr Director Analyst
3 years at Gartner
16 years industry experience
Roles and Responsibilities
Pete Shoard is Part of the Infrastructure Protection Team. He covers analysis of Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) and Security Monitoring Technologies such as SIEM and Behavioral Analytics (UEBA) as well as wider support for research within the Security and Risk Management Business area.
Pete Shoard's Recent Gartner Activity
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Mr. Shoard is responsible for the oversight and vision surrounding the development and enhancement of BT's Managed Security Services Platform. He supported BT's service and product strategy through the use of big data, automation and orchestration technologies. Before BT Group, he was Head of Product Development for SecureData Europe. There he was responsible for the development and integration of the vulnerability identification, threat detection and threat defense products and services offered as part of SecureData GI. He has experience of working within operational security environments while at BAE Systems Detica (now BAE Applied Intelligence) and developing advanced behavioral analytics for the detection of state-led attacks against international commercial and defense-related organizations. Mr. Shoard served 9 years operationally in the Royal Air Force, having previously held security clearance, working in national defense and Radar/Tactical Datalink-based systems.
BAE Systems Detica, Managed Security Threat Detection Lead, 3 years
BT Security, Chief Architect - Capability, 1 year
SecureData, Head of Product Development, 2 years