Tareque Choudhury

Head of Security Middle East and Africa, BT Security

BT Global Services


Tareque has a dual role; as Head of BT Advise MEA he is responsible for BT’s professional services unit across the Middle East and Africa. He is recognized as having expertise in the development of security and risk management strategies and in leading teams to deliver security transformation programs.

As BT’s Head of Security, Tareque has accountability for all aspects of operational risk including information security, people, physical assets as well as business continuity for BT across the Middle East and Africa.

Tareque’s expertise has been gained over more than 18 years’ experience in the ICT space with 15 years focused on information security.

Tareque is adept at building the critical links and relationships between business divisions or goals and technical teams. He excels at identifying pragmatic solutions to security challenges and delivering on the vision to realise rapid improvements in security postures.